Aspects of the German-German Unification Process 1990

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Concret, Berlin
Publication Date
  • Concret, Berlin (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Childbearing, family planning and abortion
    • International politics and organisation
    • Conflict, security and peace
    • Government, political systems and organisation
  • Abstract

    Attitudes to the pace and path of German-German unification, abortion and the law allowing abortion in the first trimester, opinions on the relationship with Eastern European countries. Topics: Preferred paths to national unity; reasons for approval or rejection of German-German unification; opinion on the constitution discussion; opinion on the law allowing abortion in the first trimester; reasons for or against the current law allowing abortion in the first trimester; participation in the costs of abortion; reasons for abortion; reaction to threat of punishment in case of abortion; pace of German-German unification; national identity; relationship Germany-Poland as well as acceptance of the Oder-Neisse border; opinion on Soviet troops in the GDR; the future of the military blocks; disarmament and the future of the NVA; judgement on the development in the USSR and its influence on the German-German unification process; acceptance of immigrants from Eastern European countries; religiousness; behavior at the polls (election for the East German Parliament 1990).
Temporal Coverage
  • 1990-06
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: 1005
    Number of Variables: 36
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6417 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.4232/1.6417

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2012-07-19