The Search for Work, Occupational Mobility, Work Mediation and Consultation (Employees)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Rosenbladt, Bernhardt von (INFRATEST Sozialforschung, München)
Publication Date
  • INFRATEST Sozialforschung, Muenchen (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Work and Industry
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • In-job training
    • Employment
  • Abstract

    Judgement on one´s own job situation and the situation in the job market. Topics: occupation career and satisfaction with occupational development; work satisfaction; job security; career orientation; attitude to occupation planning; correspondence of training and future demands of the occupation; characterization of job; the route to work and means of transport used; characterization of company; judgement on the development of the company and the area of business; assumed difficulties in looking for work; acceptance of deteriorations in change of job; mobility readiness; participation in further education measures within and outside the company; time worked each week and overtime; assessment of self-confidence in selected situations (scale); judgement on the reasonableness of an offer of a position as worker or with reduced income; memberships; residential status; type of city; size of municipality class; administrative district. Demography: age; sex; marital status; school education; occupational training; household income; household size; household composition; respondent is head of household; characteristics of head of household.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1978-02
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
    FRG incl. West Berlin
Sampled Universe
Age: 18 to 65 years.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Household sample of employed workers and employees according to a random route procedure. Foreigners were not interviewed.
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 1994
    Number of Variables: 249
The investigation was continued in the form of a panel survey whose complete data set is archived under ZA Study No. 1363. In the framework of the total project employers were also interviewed (ZA Study No. 1085) and a survey of unemployed (ZA Study No. 1083) was conducted. A survey of unemployed women is archived under ZA Study No. 1086.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA1084 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • INFRATEST Sozialforschung (Hrsg.): Motivation von Arbeitssuchenden, Hemmnisse für die Einstellung von Arbeitslosen, Effektivität von Vermittlung und Beratung, Fortbildungs- und Mobilitätsbereitschaft von Beschäftigten. München: Selbstverlag 1978.
  • Der Bundesminister für Arbeit und Sozialordnung (Hrsg.): Arbeitssuche, berufliche Mobilität, Arbeitsvermittlung und Beratung. Bonn: Selbstverlag 1978. (Forschungsbericht, Sozialforschung 5)
  • Rosenbladt, Bernhard von; Büchtemann, Christoph F.: Arbeitslosigkeit und berufliche Wiedereingliederung. Erster Teilbericht über Ergebnisse einer repräsentativen Längsschnittuntersuchung bei Arbeitslosen und Abgängern aus Arbeitslosigkeit in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland 1977/78. In: Mitteilungen aus der Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung, 13, 1980, Nr. 4, S. 552-572.
  • Büchtemann, Christoph F.; Rosenbladt, Bernhard von: Arbeitslose 1978: Die Situation in der Arbeitslosigkeit. Zweiter Teilbericht über Ergebnisse einer repräsentativen Längsschnittuntersuchung bei Arbeitslosen und Abgängern aus Arbeitslosigkeit in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. In: Mitteilungen aus der Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung, 14, 1981, Nr. 1, S. 22-38.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 93 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22