Social Security 1990

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Empirisch-Methodische Arbeitsgruppe am Institut für Soziologie und Sozialpolitik, Berlin
Publication Date
  • Empirisch-Methodische Arbeitsgruppe am Institut fuer Soziologie und Sozialpolitik, Berlin (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Social Policy
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Social welfare policy and systems
  • Abstract

    Opinion on social union and assessment of its effects on the population. Topics: Hopes and fears; degree of social security in the GDR, during the time of unification and in the future Germany; importance of social security; expected changes and the resulting financial burdens in the areas of supply, child care, vocational training, job security, work income, social security payments, provision of pensions, housing provision, employment of women as well as health care; extent to which informed about the social security system of the FRG; financing form for the social security; change of living conditions of various social groups in united Germany; information about health insurance companies of the FRG.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1990-05 / 1990-06
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
Sampled Universe
Residents of private households from 34 selected districts independent of age.
Collection Mode
  • Written survey (direct-mail)
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1057
    Number of Variables: 63
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6312 (Type: ZA-No.)

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