City and Settlement Group - Eisenach 1985

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Lehrstuhl für Soziologie an der Sektion Gebietsplanung und Städtebau der Hochschule für Architektur und Bauwesen Weimar
Publication Date
  • Lehrstuhl fuer Soziologie an der Sektion Gebietsplanung und Staedtebau der Hochschule fuer Architektur und Bauwesen Weimar (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Community, Living Environment
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Employment
    • Community, urban and rural life
    • Housing
  • Abstract

    Housing conditions, leisure time and culture selection, neighborhood contacts and solidarity with residential area. Topics: Frequency of trips to the center of town; shopping places; place of work and route; stress from the route to work; possession of vehicle; frequency of use of means of transport for relaxation on the weekend, for shopping and to drive to work; places to go for a walk; places at which one spends leisure time after work and on weekends; satisfaction with shopping opportunities, service facilities as well as culture and leisure facilities; satisfaction with residence and reasons for dissatisfaction; number of rooms and persons in residence; number of children under 18 years in residence; length of residence in building, in residential area and in the city; possibility of satisfaction of selected needs in the immediate residential surroundings (scale); yard or property possession; preferred residential area; contacts with residents; factors for and against having ties with the residential area; interest in the matters of the residential area; relationship with neighbors; polarity profile on the impressions of the residential area; feeling at home; factors for and against having ties with the city.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1985-08
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: Eisenach
Sampled Universe
Residents 18 years old and older from residential areas of the center of town, reconstruction areas and a settlement group.
Sampling Procedure Comment:
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 400
    Number of Variables: 75
This study is part of a collection of city-sociological investigations in the GDR, ZA Study Nos. 6356 to 6368.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6360 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Soziologische Untersuchung Eisenach - Stadt- und Siedlungsgruppen, Schriftenreihe der Hochschule für Architektur und Bauwesen Weimar, 1985. GESIS-Außenstelle, Bereich Zentralarchiv: FOB-307.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22