Schwerin - Revitalization of the Part of Town "Grosser Dreesch" 1991

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Lehrstuhl für Soziologie an der Sektion Gebietsplanung und Städtebau der Hochschule für Architektur und Bauwesen Weimar Stadtplanungsamt Schwerin
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: Length of residence in building, in residential area, in the city; number of rooms in residence; satisfaction with residence; knowledge about property situation regarding residential building; having ties to the neighborhood and important community activities; preferred residential area; satisfaction with leisure possibilities, culture selection, and with social care; polarity profile on the impressions of the residential area; use of leisure facilities; frequency of private contacts with selected groups of persons; possession of land and vehicle; drivers license; use of means of transport for relaxation on the weekend, shopping, for the route to work and to get to the center of town; reasons and time necessary for trips to the center of town; feeling at home; intents to move; factors for and against having ties to the city; place of work and route; occupation characteristics.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1991-08
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: Schwerin, part of town ´Grosser Dreesch´
Sampled Universe
Residents 18 years old and older from the part of town.
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 196
    Number of Variables: 83
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
  • ZA6368 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22