Living in Old Age in Riol (2016)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Kopp, Johannes (Universität Trier)
  • Jacob, Rüdiger (Universität Trier)
Publication Date
  • University of Trier (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Community, Living Environment
    • Medicine
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Community, urban and rural life
    • Health care and medical treatment
    • Specific diseases and medical conditions
  • Abstract

    Quality of life and life satisfaction in Riol. Health and care. Ideas and possibilities of life in old age. Topics: Life in Riol: Satisfaction with life in Riol; homeland ties; satisfaction with the current living situation; effects of various aspects on the quality of life; reasons for a pleasant life in Riol; improvement suggestions for Riol; assessment of the quality of life in Riol; length of stay in Riol (since birth or year of move). Health and care: self-assessment of health status; functional health limitations; family doctor; location and postcode of family doctor´s practice; frequency of consultations with family doctor in the last 12 months; means of transport used to get to the doctor; suitability of Riol for life in old age with regard to various aspects; opinion on various forms of housing in old age; accessibility of the house or home; measures to be considered if a barrier-free housing is needed; accessibility of the living environment; importance of different offers and possibilities in living in old age; other important offers (open); willingness to use a home emergency call; responsibility within the family for questions of health care and sick care; family members in need of care or relatives and number of persons in need of care; place of residence of persons in need of care; persons or persons involved in care outpatient care service; expectation of further family members in need of care in the coming years; respondent is in need of care himself; support persons for his own care; preferences for his own care (by family members vs. by professional care staff). Demography: sex; age (year of birth); marital status; steady partner; household size; children; place of residence of children; employment status; place of work; means of transport used; assessment of the financial situation of the household. Additionally coded: serial No.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2016-10 / 2016-11
Geographic Coverage
  • Rhineland-Palatinate (DE-RP)
Sampled Universe
Citizens of Riol aged 18 and over
Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Self-administered questionnaire: Paper
Data and File Information
  • Number of Variables: 184
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA5546 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 16 | Registration Date: 2019-08-14