Sociological Investigation - Jena 1988

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
    • Leisure, tourism and sport
    • Community, urban and rural life
    • Housing
  • Abstract

    Housing conditions, leisure time and culture selection, neighborhood contacts and having ties with residential area. Topics: Length of residence in building, in residential area and in the city; number of rooms and persons in residence; changes undertaken oneself in residence; satisfaction with residence; number of children under 18 years in residence; living together as 3-generation family; relationship with neighbors; community activities in the neighborhood; possibility of satisfaction of selected needs in the immediate residential surroundings (scale); preferred residential area; satisfaction with shopping opportunities, service facilities as well as with the culture and leisure facilities; polarity profile on the impressions of the residential area; interest in the matters of the residential area; participation in activities in the residential area; leisure partner; places at which one spends leisure time after work and on the weekend; possession of an object with which to relax such as yard, bungalow, boat, garage or long-term camping spot; possession of vehicle; use of means of transport for relaxation on the weekend, shopping and for the route to work; frequency of trips to the center of town; significance of characteristics of the center of town; feeling at home; intents to move; factors for and against feeling ties to the city; place of work and route; stress from the route to work; occupation characteristics; social function; shift work.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1988-09
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: Jena
Sampled Universe
Residents 18 years old and older in selected residential areas.
Sampling Procedure Comment:
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 476
    Number of Variables: 101
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
  • ZA6363 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Lebensbilder aus Jena - Versuch einer Dokumentation. Autorenkollektiv. Jena 1990.
  • Böhme, S.; Gaube, A.; Hannemann, Ch.; Schmidt, H.; Stein, M.: Jena'88. Unveröffentlichtes Manuskript. Weimar 1992. GESIS-Außenstelle, Bereich Zentralarchiv: FOB-321.

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