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Trend Questions Corona (Week 19/2020)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung, Berlin
Publication Date
  • forsa, Berlin (Data Collector)
  • Abstract

    On behalf of the Press and Information Office of the Federal Government, the opinion research institute forsa has regularly conducted representative population surveys on the subject of the ´Corona crisis´ from calendar week 12/2020. The individual question areas were adapted according to the survey period. Topics: worries about one´s own infection with the coronavirus; worries about family members or friends being infected with the coronavirus; worries about infecting other people oneself; other worries in context with the corona virus (open question); assessment of the political measures taken to date to contain the corona virus; credibility of the information provided by the Federal Government on the corona crisis; reasons why the information provided by the Federal Government on the corona crisis is considered less credible or not credible at all (open question); current place of work: workplace outside the home, at home in the home office, not at all (e.g. due to lack of orders, short-time work). Demography: sex; age (grouped); employment; education; net household income (grouped); party preference in the next general election; voting behaviour in the last general election. Additionally coded: region; weight.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2020-05-04 / 2020-05-06
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Sampled Universe
German-speaking resident population aged 14 and over
Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview: CATI
Data and File Information
  • Number of Variables: 68
The study was commissioned by the Federal Press Office.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA7663 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • WAHLEN (Type: FDZ)
  • Coronavirus – KW 19/2020 : Tabellenband zu Studie ZA7653 – Trendfragen Corona (Woche 19/2020). Herausgeber: forsa

Update Metadata: 2020-11-26 | Issue Number: 2 | Registration Date: 2020-11-12

Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung, Berlin (2020): Trendfragen Corona (Woche 19/2020). Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.