Eurobarometer 2 (Oct-Nov 1974)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Kommission der Europäischen Gemeinschaften
Other Title
  • Problems Facing the European Community (Subtitle)
Publication Date
  • Commission of the European Communities, Brussels (Researcher)
  • IFOP, Paris (Data Collector)
  • DIMARSO, Bruessel (Data Collector)
  • EMNID, Bielefeld (Data Collector)
  • Gallup Markedsanalyse, Kopenhagen (Data Collector)
  • Irish Marketing Surveys, Dublin (Data Collector)
  • DOXA, Mailand (Data Collector)
  • NIPO, Amsterdam (Data Collector)
  • The Gallup Poll, London (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • International politics and organisation
  • Abstract

    The attitude to the European Community. Topics: Most important problems of the country; preference of European Community actions or independent national activities; judgement on the problems with which the European Community is occupied; sources of information about the problems of the European Community; attitudes to the Common Market; judgement on economic and political aspects of the European Community. Demography: party preference; age (classified); sex; nationality; school education; occupation; household income; head of household; city size; state.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1974-10-18 / 1974-11-22
Geographic Coverage
  • Belgium (BE)
  • Germany (DE)
  • Denmark (DK)
  • France (FR)
  • Ireland (IE)
  • Italy (IT)
  • Luxembourg (LU)
  • United Kingdom (GB)
  • Netherlands (NL)
Sampled Universe
Persons 15 years old and older.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Various sampling procedures (quota sample and random selection) depending on country.
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 9060
    Number of Variables: 47
The 9060 cases of the data set are distributed among the individual countries as follows: Belgium 1507 cases, Federal Republic of Germany 1042 cases, Denmark 1100 cases, France 1042 cases, Great Britain 1039 cases, Ireland 1000 cases, Italy 1021 cases, Luxembourg 297 cases, Netherlands 1012 cases. Data provider: BASS. The Eurobarometers 3-10A are archived under ZA Study Nos. 0987 to 0995. There is no Eurobarometer with the No. 1. Comparable earlier investigations in the countries of the European Community are the so-called EC studies, archived under ZA Study Nos. 0626 to 0628.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA0986 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • doi: 10.3886/ICPSR06111.v1 (Type: DOI)
  • Internationale Umfrageprogramme (Type: FDZ)
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.4232/1.0986
  • Kommission der Europäischen Gemeinschaften (Hrsg.): Eurobarometer 2: Erste Ergebnisse. Brüssel: Selbstverlag 1974.
  • Commission of the European Communities (ed.): Euro-Barometer 2: First Results. Brussels, 1974.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 42 | Registration Date: 2012-08-14