Living Conditions and Way of Life of Schoolchildren 1977 (Medium-Sized City)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Abteilung Bildungssoziologie an der Akademie der Pädagogischen Wissenschaften, Berlin
Publication Date
  • Abteilung Bildungssoziologie an der Akademie der Paedagogischen Wissenschaften, Berlin (Data Collector)
  • GESIS (Distributor)
  • GESIS (Hosting Institution)
  • ZA:
    • Education, School Systems
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Compulsory and pre-school education
    • Leisure, tourism and sport
    • Family life and marriage
    • Youth
Free Keywords
Schema: TheSoz
adolescent; medium-sized town; climate in the classroom; social relations; leisure time behavior; parent-child relationship
  • Abstract

    Value orientations, leisure time habits, school achievements, common relations in school class and family relations. Topics: Understanding and solidarity in class collective; sex, school achievement, attitudes, characteristics and FDJ membership of the schoolchild with the most influence; frequency of meeting classmates; meeting other schoolchildren from the school; meeting places; participation in school life; participation in work teams and sport outside of instruction; sport awards; sport after end of secondary school; leisure partners; manner of getting to know friends; leisure meeting places; number of friends; frequency of meeting; importance of certain characteristics for a friend; social status of best friend; social status of parents of best friend; influence of friendship on school achievements; preferred leisure activities; leisure places and leisure facilities; relations in the class collective and with other classes; conduct of classmates; character traits of young people; persons to confide in; criticism of school life; just treatment in school, family and in public; social supervision by parents; decision areas in one's family; expectations of parents; importance of recognition by parents, teachers, friends, classmates, FDJ leadership and best friend; school accomplishments achieved; member of the FDJ and functions; number of siblings; family structure; occupation, all-round education and occupational training of parents; amount of pocket-money; preferred use of money; vacation work; desired occupation; possession of consumer goods in one's family; housing conditions; stress from school sport; attractivity of sport instruction; preferred type of sport; functions in sport instruction; models in sport; enthusiasm at the results of competetive athletes; sport grade.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1977-02
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: Halberstadt
Sampled Universe
9th grade schoolchildren.
Total universe/Complete enumeration; Sampling Procedure Comment: Census
Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Self-administered questionnaire: Paper
  • Written survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 873
    Number of Variables: 204
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6460 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • 1 (Type: VerbundFDB)
  • Meier, A.; Grund, I.; Nickel, H.-M.; Reimann, A.; Wenzke, G.: Zur sozialistischen Lebensweise älterer Schüler. Forschungsbericht. Berlin 1978.
  • Meier, A.; Hoffmann, S.; Nickel, H.-M.; Raunitschke, L.; Wenzke, G.: Lebensbedingungen und Lebensweise von Schuljugendlichen (mit einem partiellen Vergleich zu Lehrlingen). Forschungsbericht. Berlin 1980. G ESIS-Außenstelle, Bereich Zentralarchiv: FOB-1031 bis FOB-1033.
  • Herzog, F.; Stompe, A.: Sozialistische Lebensweise älterer Schüler auf dem Lande. Dissertation A, Berlin 1981.

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