Changes of Territorial Living Conditions 1990

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Concret, Berlin
Publication Date
  • Concret, Berlin (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Society, Culture
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Community, urban and rural life
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Social stratification and groupings
    • Economic conditions and indicators
    • Housing
  • Abstract

    Living conditions, attitudes and expectations in advance of unification. Goals in life, women's policy, attitude to foreigners, expectations of municipal policies. Topics: Satisfaction with municipal living conditions (scale); expectations regarding necessary changes of the traffic network, construction and modernization plans, supply and service facilities, environmental protection, leisure opportunities, work of the residence companies; information wishes of citizens on social services, equal status of the sexes, children facilities; expectations of municipal politicians (scale); influence of citizen commitees, citizen movements, "round tables"; criteria for behavior at the polls, attitude to the municipal right to vote for foreigners; opinion on presence of foreigners in Germany; women's policy; consideration of the interests of women in municipal politics; dealing with the handicapped; possibilities of integration of the handicapped; acceptance of rent increases; acceptance of consumption restrictions with net income losses; goals in life; changes in the GDR considered to be progress; consumer preferences in view of currency union; tenancy; amount of rent; expenditures for food and organization of leisure time; possession of a car; relationship of standard of living and occupational qualification.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1990-04
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
Sampled Universe
Persons over 18 years with German citizenship.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage stratified random sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1029
    Number of Variables: 134
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6416 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.4232/1.6416

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 87 | Registration Date: 2012-07-19