Questions about the Situation of Refugees in Germany (2017)

Resource Type
  • Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung, Berlin
Publication Date
  • Kantar EMNID, Bielefeld (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
    • Society, Culture
  • Abstract

    Questions about the situation of refugees in Germany. Topics: concern that so many refugees are coming to Germany; short-term and long-term forecast of the advantages or disadvantages for Germany as a result of the refugees: the federal government has tended to move forward or rather not made progress in coping with the refugee situation; the federal government makes more or less progress in the integration of refugees. Demography: sex; age; highest educational degree; employment status; household size; number of persons in the household under 14 years; party preference; eligible to vote; household income; survey by mobile phone or landline phone. Additionally coded was: ID; week / wave; weighting factor; date of interview; size of location (BIK regions); federal state; survey area west / east.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2017-01-11 / 2017-01-17
    week 03 - January
  • 2017-02-15 / 2017-02-21
    week 08 - February
  • 2017-03-15 / 2017-03-21
    week 12 - March
  • 2017-04-12 / 2017-04-18
    week 16 - April
  • 2017-05-10 / 2017-05-16
    week 20 - May
  • 2017-06-14 / 2017-06-20
    week 25 - June
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Sampled Universe
Persons aged 14 years and over
Probability Sample: Multistage Sample
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview: CATI (Computer Assisted Telephone Interview)
Data and File Information
  • Number of Variables: 24
The study was carried out on behalf of the Federal Press Office. The variables were renamed by the GESIS data archive during cumulation in such a way that this study can be easily combined with the cumulation of 2016 (ZA6628). This survey will continue. The publications of the next versions are planned for the following dates: Version 3 (1st to 3rd quarter): 29.03.2018 Version 4 (complete): 29.06.2018
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6634 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.4232/1.12887

Update Metadata: 2017-12-29 | Issue Number: 1 | Registration Date: 2017-12-29