Co-Operative Farmers 1990

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Institut für Sozialdatenanalyse, Berlin Institut für Agrarpolitik und Landwirtschaftliche Marktlehre, FB Wirtschaftswissenschaften an der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin Bauernverband
Publication Date
  • Institut fuer Sozialdatenanalyse, Berlin (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Branches of Economy, Services and Transport
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Employment
    • Rural economics
    • Income, property and investment/saving
  • Abstract

    Social situation of co-operative farmers in upheaval, employment situation, prospects for the future and moral concepts in the country. Topics: Future of agriculture in the new states; work area in agriculture the end of 1989; membership in an LPG or GPG and duration; employment; termination; ideas about occupational future; form of property of place of work; work area; attitude of company to the market economy; concept on re-structuring; chances of the company; solidarity with the company; possibilities to strengthen solidarity; land brought in; stand on land property (scale); personal use of land brought in; ccupational perspectives; reasons to become an independent farmer (scale); reasons for a co-operative form of existence (scale); degree of extent to which informed about social security, sales situation and ecological regulations; expectations regarding the social and economic development, environmental conditions, development of place of residence, working conditions, job security, occupational development, work income, residence and standard of living; change of household income compared to before currency union; possibilities of satisfying needs with the income; taking advantage of social services; farmers association as representation of interests; importance of selected living conditions such as occupation, money, independence, work, children, family, friends, sexuality, travel and environment; agricultural training of partner; activity of partner in agriculture.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1990-11
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    Eastern Germany
Sampled Universe
Members of the farmers association.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage sample
Collection Mode
  • Mail survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 728
    Number of Variables: 136
Supplementary survey of independent farmers archived under ZA Study No. 6438.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6439 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Krambach, K.: Agrarwissenschaft und Agrarpolitik in der ehemaligen DDR im Umbruch. Gießener Abhandlung zur Agrar- und Wirtschaftsforschung des europäischen Ostens. Reihe 1, Bd. 178. Berlin 1991.
  • Krambach, K.: Genossenschaftsbauern im Umbruch. In: Utopie kreativ. Heft 15. Berlin 1991.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 89 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22