Ukrainian Society at the Edge of the 21st Century 2000

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Vorona, Valeriy M. (Institute of Sociology of Academy of Sciences of Ukraine)
  • Golovakha, Eugene (Institute of Sociology of Academy of Sciences of Ukraine)
  • Panina, Natalija (Institute of Sociology of Academy of Sciences of Ukraine)
Other Title
  • Ukrains’ke suspil’stvo na rubezhi 21-ho stolittia, 2000 (Original Title)
Publication Date
  • SOCIS - Gallup of Ukraine (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Society, Culture
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Leisure, tourism and sport
    • Community, urban and rural life
    • Cultural and national identity
    • Social conditions and indicators
    • Social behaviour and attitudes
    • Mass media
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
    • Elections
    • Social stratification and groupings
    • Income, property and investment/saving
    • Economic conditions and indicators
    • Economic systems and development
    • Housing
  • Abstract

    Attitudes to the political, social and economic Transformation . Topics: Economic situation; economic transformations; development of private business, privatization of land and of large enterprises; buying and selling land; willingness to work for a private company; direction of foreign policy; freedom of expression of political views; return to socialism vs. develop capitalism; role of social groups; trust in family and relatives, oneself, neighbors, fellow citizens, god, colleagues, church, astrologers, mass media; police, communist party, political parties, "Rukh", nationalists, Verkhovna Rada (parliament), armed forces, government, president, private entrepreneurs, mangers of large state enterprises, trade unions (traditional and new); membership in organizations; leisure activities; newspapers read last week; interests in politics; capable political leaders; strong leader vs. democracy; multiparty system; political parties and movements, that deserve power; important political movements; participation and voting in the Verkhovna Rada (parliament) Elections (March 1998); trust in deputy elected in one´s district; opinion about the President Kuchma; preferred role of the president; preferred priority in the policies of the president; general political situation in Ukraine and Russia; joining the union of Russia and Belarus; Russian language as a official language; satisfaction with one´s own present position in society, one´s own contribution to society and with that what one gets from society; predominant influence on one´s own life; satisfied with outlook on life; mood last days; social position in society; ability to live under changing social conditions as regards to health, working, clothing, housing, economic knowledge, confidence in one´s own abilities, medical assistance, fashionable clothing, basic furniture, contemporary political knowledge, resolve in pursuing one´s goals, legal protection for defending one´s rights and interests, ability to have an adequate vacation, having a second, unofficial job, buying the most necessary products, initiative and independence in solving daily problems, adequate leisure time, opportunity to work to full potential, opportunity to eat according to one´s own tastes; general health condition; suffering from any chronic illnesses; frequency of catching a cold/flu last year; frequency of being sick; stressful situations during last year; consequences of the Chornobyl catastrophe for one´s own health; satisfaction with quality of life in one´s resident; close relatives living outside Ukraine; leaving current residence (influential factors); preferred place to live; satisfaction with living conditions; current living conditions; number of rooms; size of family; number of people living together in one room; equipment in the household; possession of goods; second resident; domestic animals/pets; material level of the family´s life (scale); second income; income group; salary last month and anything left for next months; responsibility for delayed payments of wages; average income of the last month; monthly income (per person) providing average life of one´s own family; monthly average income (per person) counted as poor/rich; changes of material conditions for medical services, vacation, leisure time, reliable information about events in Ukraine and in the world, raising children, freedom to express views, participation in cultural events, environmental situation, personal security, protection from the whims of bureaucrats and bodies of power, security of employment; frequency of hooliganism and robberies in one´s own district; decision which encroached on people´s interests and actions against it; probability of mass protest actions and participation in them; political protests; death penalty; attitudes towards ethnic groups; violation of ethnic groups; maintain of peace and order; frequency of changing place of employment; work in public or private sector; job satisfied; religious confession; nationality; native language; spoken languages; language of the interview.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2000-01
Geographic Coverage
  • Ukraine (UA)
Sampled Universe
18+ year old citizens who are not currently in hospital,jail, or active military service.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Quota sample (combined with route selection). Average bias from current social statistics does not exceed 2.0 percent.
Collection Mode
  • Written survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1810
    Number of Variables: 414
Comparable studies from Ukraine (1998 and 1999) are archived with the ZA Study numbers ZA3965 and ZA3966.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA3967 (Type: ZA-No.)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 84 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22