State Parliament Election in Schleswig-Holstein 1988

Resource Type
  • Berger, Manfred (Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim)
  • Gibowski, Wolfgang G. (Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim)
  • Roth, Dieter (Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim)
  • Schulte, Wolfgang (Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim)
Publication Date
  • Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim (Data Collector)
  • Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • Abstract

    Political attitudes as well as judgment on parties and politicians. Topics: political interest; most important political problems in Schleswig-Holstein; intent to participate in the election; party preference (Sunday question and rank order procedure) at the state level; behavior at the polls in the last state parliament election; sympathy scale for the parties on state and federal level as well as for the top state politicians; preference for prime minister; attitude to an absolute majority for one of the major parties; preferred government coalition; assumed coalition behavior of the FDP; comparison of the economic situation in Schleswig-Holstein with that of the rest of the Federal Republic; ability of a CDU or CDU/FDP or SPD-led state government to improve the economic situation; judgment on support of top candidates of SPD and CDU by their parties; assumed probability and attitude to taking seats in State Parliament by the FDP and the Greens; significance of the election result for the future of the state; judgment on the situation of farmers and efforts of the state government to improve the situation of farmers; attitude to use of nuclear energy; preferred political party regarding economic policy, nuclear energy, education policies and moral renewal; assumed winner in the next state parliament election; probability of an absolute majority for the SPD; attitude to termination of discussion about the Barschel affair; city size. Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; religious denomination; frequency of church attendance; school degree; vocational training; college degree; occupational position; employment; journeymen´s test; activity in the civil service; military rank; number of persons 18 years old and older in household; respondent is head of household; characteristics of head of household; union memberships in household.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1988-05
  • 1988-05
Geographic Coverage
  • Schleswig-Holstein (DE-SH)
  • Schleswig-Holstein (DE-SH)
Multi-stage stratified random sample of persons eligible to vote in a state parliament election living in private households with a telephone
Data and File Information
  • Number of Variables: 74
  • Number of Variables: 74
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