Social Services Office Survey for Recipients of Current Aid on the Cost of Living 1991

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Arbeitsgruppe Kommunale Sozialpolitik am Institut für Soziologie und Sozialpolitik an der Akademie der Wissenschaften der DDR, Berlin
Publication Date
  • Arbeitsgruppe Kommunale Sozialpolitik am Institut fuer Soziologie und Sozialpolitik an der Akademie der Wissenschaften der DDR, Berlin (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Social Policy
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Specific social services: use and provision
  • Abstract

    Social statistical description of the recipients of current aid on the cost of living in East Berlin after introduction of the welfare law. Topics: Information on head of household and partner through life; marital status; age; sex; nationality; school degree; qualification; activity exercised; unemployment; receipt of GDR welfare; length of receipt of welfare; children affected; income of group in need; amount of welfare; reasons for granting aid.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1991-10
Geographic Coverage
  • Berlin (DE-BE)
    FRG: Berlin, municipal districts Spandau and Friedrichshain.
Sampled Universe
Files of the social services offices; Friedrichshain: census; Spandau
Sampling Procedure Comment: Simple random selection.
Collection Mode
  • File analysis
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1686
    Number of Variables: 69
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6301 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Großmann, H.; Huth, S.; Rentzsch, D.; Völkel, S.: Auswertung empirischer Erhebungen im Sozialamt Friedrichshain und Spandau. Laufende Hilfe zum Lebensunterhalt außerhalb von Einrichtungen- Oktober 1991. Berlin 1991. GESIS-Außenstelle, Bereich Zentralarchiv: FOB-272.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 91 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22