Schoolchildren Interval Study Health Education and Maintaining Health 1987 to 1991 (Waves 1 to 3)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Medizinische Akademie "Carl Gustav Carus" Dresden
Publication Date
  • Medizinische Akademie "Carl Gustav Carus" Dresden (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Medicine
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Nutrition
    • General health
    • Health care and medical treatment
    • Specific diseases and medical conditions
  • Abstract

    Health education, condition of health and maintaining health, information habits. Topics: Goals in life; health problems; condition of health; disturbances of teeth; reasons for dental hygiene; times for dental hygiene; problems of nutrition; interest in healthful life-style; need for information about conduct with illnesses and injuries, with accidents, jeopardy from semi-luxury foods, tobacco and alcohol, contraception of venereal diseases, skin rashes, neck pains, toothaches, diabetes; source for references for healthful life; the one responsible for health questions in one's family; references to body care; school grades; results of dental examination; grade in school; activity of parents.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1987
    Wave 1: Autumn 1987
  • 1989
    Wave 2: Autumn 1989
  • 1991
    Wave 3: Spring 1991
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
Sampled Universe
Sample of schoolchildren of grades 6 to 10.
Sampling Procedure Comment:
Collection Mode
  • Written survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 626
    Number of Variables: 121
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6563 (Type: ZA-No.)

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