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Prospects of Students in Trier in Job, Spare Time, and Future (2012)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Vogelgesang, Waldemar (Universität Trier)
  • Jacob, Rüdiger (Universität Trier)
  • Kopp, Johannes (Universität Trier)
Publication Date
  • University of Trier (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Occupation, Profession
    • Leisure
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Employment
    • Post-compulsory education
    • Leisure, tourism and sport
    • Religion and values
  • Abstract

    Studies and career aspirations. Criteria for career choice. Values and goals. Working time expectations and income expectations. Living and working regions and places. Spare time. Topics: Study and career aspirations: Preferred area of later professional activity; important criteria for career choice; important criteria for employer selection; preference for a small or a large company; employed vs. self-employed; reasons for wanting to work part-time; income expectations for starting salary (level of monthly net income); working time expectations (maximum weekly working time); importance of various values and goals; use of means of transport: preferred means of transport for travelling to and from work; maximum easy distance in minutes to work, shopping and going out; living and working regions and places: Locations that are not suitable as later places of work; preferred working region (Rhineland-Palatinate, other federal states, foreign countries); reasons that play a role in a decision to work abroad; preferred region within Rhineland-Palatinate for later employment; Federal states that are in any case ineligible for later employment; preferred degree of urbanisation; preferred residential status; preferred type of residential building; type of additional living space desired; ideas of an ideal neighbourhood; desired infrastructure facilities within walking distance of the home; spare time: sport; sports practised; indispensable cultural activities. Demography: sex; age (year of birth); cohabitation with a partner; children; number of children; desire to have children; desired period of time for childcare services; denomination; frequency of church attendance; number of university semesters; subject; desired degree; expected number of university semesters up to degree; university; subjects at universities of applied sciences; main subject; nationality; stay in the administrative district of Trier-Saarburg after degree conceivable; reasons for or against remaining in the district of Trier-Saarburg; evaluation of the attractiveness of the city of Trier; reasons for this evaluation. Additionally coded: ID; federal state; area in square kilometres; population; gender proportion; population per km; control postcode; error control, administrative district.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2012-01
Geographic Coverage
  • Trier (DE-RP-TRI)
Sampled Universe
Students of the University of Trier and the University of Applied Sciences Trier with current e-mail address in the mailing list of the respective university
Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Self-administered questionnaire: Web-based
Data and File Information
  • Number of Variables: 219
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA5538 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2020-10-21 | Issue Number: 15 | Registration Date: 2019-08-13

Vogelgesang, Waldemar; Jacob, Rüdiger; Kopp, Johannes (2019): Berufs-, Freizeit- und Zukunftsperspektiven von Trierer Studenten (2012). Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.