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Forsa-Bus 2015

Version
1.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset
Creator
  • forsa, Berlin
Publication Date
2019-06-07
Contributor
  • forsa, Berlin (Data Collector)
Language
German
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
    • Political Parties, Organizations
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes / opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
    • Elections
Description
  • Abstract

    Party and Chancellor preference. Topics: Chancellor preference for Angela Merkel or Sigmar Gabriel; economic expectations for Germany; most competent party to solve the problems in the Federal Republic; electoral behaviour in the last Bundestag election and Landtag election; party preference at Bundestag and Landtag level (Sunday question). Demography: sex; age (year of birth); marital status; cohabitation with a partner; highest school or university degree (school education); gainful employment; current or former occupational status and characteristics; household size; number of children in the household under 18; year of birth of children; net household income (classified); religious affiliation; trade union member in the household. Additionally coded: federal state; administrative district; district code; political municipality size class; survey area west/east; survey period (month); survey day and survey year; day of the week of the interview; survey period (week); serial number of the day in the year; survey mode (landline, mobile); weighting factors.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2015-01-05 / 2015-12-30
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Sampled Universe
German-speaking population aged 14 and over
Collection Mode
  • 31. to 46. KW: DualFrame sample with approx. 20% mobile phone numbers per day, in the remaining weeks: landline sample
Data and File Information
  • Number of Variables: 49
Note
The dataset contains parts of multi-topic surveys conducted by forsa on a daily basis. Approximately 500 interviews were conducted per working day.
Availability
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Rights
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6280 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • WAHLEN (Type: FDZ)

Update Metadata: 2019-07-24 | Issue Number: 4 | Registration Date: 2019-06-07

forsa, Berlin (2019): Forsa-Bus 2015. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.13306