Attitudes of Younger People towards Retirement Arrangements

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung, Berlin
Publication Date
  • dimap, Bonn (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Social Policy
    • Saving, Investment of Money
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Social welfare systems/structures
    • Income, property and investment/saving
  • Abstract

    Attitudes towards retirement arrangements. Topics: political interest; interest in the topic of pension and social policy. Questions about finances and retirement arragement: own financial planning; importance of old-age provision; contact with the topic of old-age provision; awareness of pension options; assessment of responsibilities in the area of old-age provision; approval of statements on statutory old-age provision; attitudes towards various pension policy measures; questions on age hedge; importance of information options on the subject of old-age provision. Questions about private old-age provision: questions about own private pension; reasons why the respondent has not provided for one´s own age; consent to statements on private pensions; questions about a possible occupational pension scheme. Questions about the relationship of the older and younger generation. Demography: sex; age; education; targeted graduation; employment; occupational position; marital status; confession; household net income. Additionally coded was: respondent ID; federal state; city size; weighting factor.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2017-05-24 / 2017-06-16
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Sampled Universe
Resident population aged 18 to 35 years in private households
Sampling Procedure Comment: Probability Sample: Multistage Sample
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview: CATI (Computer Assisted Telephone Interview)
Data and File Information
  • Number of Variables: 108
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6637 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • WAHLEN (Type: FDZ)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 16 | Registration Date: 2017-12-29