Leisure Time 1987

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Institut für Soziologie und Sozialpolitik an der Akademie der Wissenschaften der DDR, Berlin
Publication Date
  • Institut fuer Soziologie und Sozialpolitik an der Akademie der Wissenschaften der DDR, Berlin (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Leisure
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Working conditions
    • Leisure, tourism and sport
    • Community, urban and rural life
    • Natural landscapes
  • Abstract

    Leisure time and relaxation needs of residents of old and new construction areas. Topics: Preferred leisure activities; relaxation value of leisure activities; opportunity of freely structuring evenings after work and weekends; reasons for not structuring leisure time as desired (scale); changes in leisure conditions in the last 2 to 3 years; importance of selected areas of life such as children, friends, social security, interests, hobbies, family, environment, education, success, partnership, peace, health, residence, work, relaxation, culture, contacts and friends; length of residence in residential area; satisfaction with leisure possibilities in residential area; presence of opportunities for rest and relaxation; frequency of use of these opportunities; place of stay on weekend in the warm season; preferred leisure activities in the warm season; visit in local recreational areas; availability of the recreation area; satisfaction with relaxation opportunities; living on one's own recreational property; time frame for adequate relaxation; stress from personal problems and problems in one's family, at work, with health and of personal nature; leisure partner; leisure objects; membership in clubs; characteristics of employment; change of working conditions in the last 2 to 3 years and reasons for this; degree of employment; shift work; the route to work; degree of employment of partner; number and ages of children; size of residence.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1987-04 / 1987-05
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: Berlin, municipal districts Marzahn and Prenzlauer Berg
Sampled Universe
Residents of selected streets representing typical old and new construction in the residential areas.
Sampling Procedure Comment:
Collection Mode
  • Written survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 194
    Number of Variables: 225
A - Data and documents are released for academic research and teaching.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6451 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Zierke, I.: Erholung in Berlin. In: Ökonomische Strategien und Entwicklung der sozialistischen Lebensweise. Reihe "Berichte" Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.
  • Zierke, I.; Hausstein, B.; Piens, I.: Erkenntnisse zu Erholungsbedürfnissen von Berliner Werktätigen: Abschlußbericht. Berlin: 1988. GESIS-Außenstelle, Bereich Zentralarchiv: FOB-1007.

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 87 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22