Trend Questions Corona (Week 24/2020)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung
Publication Date
  • forsa, Berlin (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Medicine
    • Communication, Public Opinion, Media
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Health policy
    • Information and communication
  • 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´ (COVID-19) from calendar week 12/2020. The individual question areas were adapted according to the survey period. Topics: Interest in information on the corona crisis; self-assessment of the level of information on the following aspects of the current corona crisis: protection against infection (self and others), behaviour in case of infection, measures taken by the Federal Government as well as by the Federal State to contain the spread of the corona virus; assessment of the scope of reports and information on the corona crisis; credibility of the information provided by the Federal Government on the corona crisis; assessment of the current political measures to contain the corona virus; greatest burden or restriction in the context of the corona crisis. 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
  • 2020-06-08 / 2020-06-10
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Sampled Universe
German-speaking resident population aged 14 and over
Time Dimension
  • Longitudinal: Trend/Repeated cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview: CATI
Data and File Information
  • Number of Variables: 54
The study was commissioned by the Federal Press Office.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA7666 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • WAHLEN (Type: FDZ)
  • Coronavirus – KW 24/2020 : Auswertungen zu Studie ZA7666 – Trendfragen Corona (Woche 24/2020). Herausgeber: forsa

Update Metadata: 2021-01-18 | Issue Number: 2 | Registration Date: 2020-12-17