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Unemployed in East Berlin 1993

Version
1.0.0
Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
Creator
  • Privatinstitut für angewandte Demographie, Berlin
Publication Date
1993
Contributor
  • Privatinstitut fuer angewandte Demographie, Berlin (Data Collector)
Language
German
Classification
  • ZA:
    • Work and Industry
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Unemployment
    • In-job training
    • Employment
    • Income, property and investment/saving
Description
  • Abstract

    Current social situation of the unemployed. Topics: Length and reasons for unemployment; activity exercised, branch of the economy and place of work before 1989; change of job and activity exercised after 1989; type of terms of employment before unemployment; frequency and length of unemployment after 1989; number of unemployed in household; job chances; preferred work area and occupation; number of applications; sources of information; number of current applications; importance of occupation characteristics in search for work; participation in retraining measures; reasons for non-participation; employment in a job creation measure; length and area of this measure; work values (scale); unexpected lottery winning; reasons to go to work; significance of work (scale); partner giving up personal career; giving up career for partner; job chances; readiness to move for a steady job; maximum travel distance; economic situation at beginning of unemployment; composition of household income.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1993-03
Geographic Coverage
  • Berlin (DE-BE)
    Eastern Germany: Berlin, employment office district VII (Prenzlauer Berg, Pankow and Weissensee)
Sampled Universe
Unemployed visiting the employment office in the survey period.
Sampling
Sampling Procedure Comment: Simple random selection
Collection Mode
  • Written survey
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 632
    Number of Variables: 224
Availability
Delivery
B - Data and documents are released for academic research and teaching, if the results won’t be published. If any publications or any further work on the results is planned, permission must be obtained by the Data Archive.
Rights
All metadata from GESIS DBK are available free of restriction under the Creative Commons CC0 1.0 Universal Public Domain Dedication. However, GESIS requests that you actively acknowledge and give attribution to all metadata sources, such as the data providers and any data aggregators, including GESIS. For further information see https://dbk.gesis.org/dbksearch/guidelines.asp
Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6481 (Type: ZA-No.)
Publications
  • Schulz, V.: Arbeitslos in Ostberlin. Zur aktuellen sozialen Situation Arbeitsloser im Frühjahr 1993. In: Privatinstitut für angewandte Demographie GmbH Berlin (Hrsg.), Heft 3/1993, Berlin. GESIS-Außenstelle, Bereich Zentralarchiv: FOB-2003.

Update Metadata: 2020-10-20 | Issue Number: 80 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22

Privatinstitut für angewandte Demographie, Berlin (1993): Arbeitslos in Ostberlin 1993. Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.4232/1.6481