Sociological Investigation - Soemmerda 1990

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

    Housing conditions, leisure time and culture selection, neighborhood contacts and solidarity 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; possibility of satisfaction of selected needs in the immediate residential surroundings (scale); possession of leisure objects such as yard, bungalow, garage or hobby room; places at which one spends leisure time after work and on the weekend; living together as 3-generation family; neighborhood; relationship with neighborhood; community activities in the neighborhood; preferred residential area; polarity profile on the impressions of the residential area; interest in matters of the residential area; participation in activities in the residential area; feeling at home; factors for and against having ties to the city; interest in purchase of residential building; possibilities of participation in the re-structuring of the residential area; property relationships of building or residence.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1990-02
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: Soemmerda
Sampled Universe
Residents 18 years old and older in selected residential areas.
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 52
    Number of Variables: 80
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
  • ZA6366 (Type: ZA-No.)

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