Information System on Medical Statistics of the Federal Republic of Germany

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Spree, Reinhard
Publication Date
  • R. Spree (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Historical Studies Data
  • Abstract

    Objective of the study is to create a data collection on statistics of the public health system that encompasses longer time intervals in the form of time series as complete as possible based on annual value and with its variables cover the significant sub-areas of the public health system. The statistics of the public health system in general provide the following constitutive object areas: population, medical and support personnel, medical facilities as well as mortality and morbidity of the population.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1950 / 1985
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Sampled Universe
Medical personnel and hospitals of the entire FRG
Collection Mode
  • Evaluation of official statistics
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Text Unit
    Number of Units: 35
    Number of Variables: 3001
A - Data and documents are released for academic research and teaching.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA8134 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Kube, Ralf; Spree, Reinhard: Quellen zur Statistik des Gesundheitswesens der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. In: Fischer, W.; Kunz, A. (Hrsg.): Grundlagen der Historischen Statistik von Deutschland. Quellen, Methoden, Forschungsziele. Opladen: Westdeutscher Verlag 1991, S. 299-314.
  • Spree, Reinhard: Historische Statistik des Gesundheitswesens. In: Diederich, N.; Hölder, E.; Kunz, A. u. a.: Historische Statistik der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Band 15 der Schriftenreihe Forum der Bundesstatistik, Hrsg.: Statistisches Bundesamt. Stuttgart/Mainz: Metzler-Poeschel 1990, S. 107-126.
  • Spree, Reinhard (unter Mitarbeit von Kube, Ralf): Informationssystem zur Medizinalstatistik der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Teil 1: Medizinische Versorgung, Teil 2: Sterblichkeit. Universität Konstanz 1990, Fachgruppe Geschichte: vervielfältigtes Manuskript.
  • Spree, Reinhard: Der Rückzug des Todes. Der Epidemiologische Übergang in Deutschland während des 19. und 20. Jahrhunderts. Konstanz 1992 (= Konstanzer Universitätsreden, H. 186). Reprint in: Historical Social Research, 23 (1998), S. 4-43.

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