Readiness of Women up to the Age of 45 for Education and Further Education

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Diekershoff, Sibylle (Arbeitsgemeinschaft für System- und Konzeptforschung, Köln)
  • Diekershoff, Karl-Heinz (Arbeitsgemeinschaft für System- und Konzeptforschung, Köln)
Publication Date
  • GETAS, Bremen (Data Collector)
  • GESIS (Distributor)
  • GESIS (Hosting Institution)
  • ZA:
    • Occupation, Profession
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • In-job training
    • Employment
    • Gender and gender roles
Free Keywords
Schema: TheSoz
school education; career aspiration; gainful occupation; working woman; career prospect; further education; social stratum; cultural behavior; motivation in education
  • Abstract

    Readiness of women for education and further education. Topics: School experiences and school degree; occupational career and reasons for choice of occupation; desired occupation earlier and today; interest in learning a new occupation or making up a school degree perhaps not completed; work satisfaction (scale); occupational position and continuity of employment; attitude to further education (scale); extent to which informed about further education; previous and planned participation in further education events; general readiness for further education or obstacles; judgement on further education offerings; attitude to the working woman and the role as housewife; compatibility of household and occupation; reasons for employment; reasons for possibly giving up employment; problems in return to professional life; personal problems and desires; political interest; intent to participate in the election and party preference (ballot procedure, rank order procedure); memberships in organizations and clubs; leisure habits and special interests; reading habits with newspapers, picture magazines and books; length of marital status; household help. Demography: age; marital status; number of children; religious denomination; religiousness; school education; vocational training; occupation; professional position; employment; income; household income; size of household; composition of household; housing situation; social origins; possession of durable economic goods. Interviewer rating: number of contact attempts; difficulties with interview; length of interview and presence of other persons.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1975-04 / 1975-06
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG without West Berlin
Sampled Universe
Female population of German citizenship 20 - 45 years old.
Probability: Stratified; Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage stratified random sample
Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Face-to-face interview: PAPI
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1502
    Number of Variables: 306
Survey unit: adults###
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0895 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • 1 (Type: VerbundFDB)
  • Diekershoff, Sibylle; Diekershoff, Karl-Heinz: Bildungs- und Weiterbildungsbereitschaft von Frauen bis zu 45 Jahren. Stuttgart: Kohlhammer 1976. (Schriftenreihe des Bundesministers für Jugend, Familie und Gesundheit, Band 42).

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 101 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22