Flash Eurobarometer 212 (Attitudes towards the planned EU pilot project "Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs" - Trainers and counsellors of start-up organisations)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Europäische Kommission
Publication Date
  • Papacostas, Antonis (Europäische Kommission, Brüssel DG Communication Public Opinion Analysis Sector) (Researcher)
  • GALLUP EUROPE, Brussels, Belgium (Data Collector)
  • FOCUS AGENCY, Prague, Czech Republic (Data Collector)
  • IFAK, Taunusstein, Germany (Data Collector)
  • SAAR POLL, Tallinn, Estonia (Data Collector)
  • METRON ANALYSIS, Athens, Greece (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP SPAIN, Madrid, Spain (Data Collector)
  • EFFICIENCE3, Reims, France (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP UK, London, United Kingdom (Data Collector)
  • CYMAR, Nikosia, Cyprus (Data Collector)
  • DEMOSKOPEA, Rome, Italy (Data Collector)
  • BALTIC SURVEY, Vilnius, Lithuania (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP HUNGARY, Budapest, Hungary (Data Collector)
  • SPECTRA, Linz, Austria (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP POLAND, Warsaw, Poland (Data Collector)
  • CONSULMARK, Lisbon, Portugal (Data Collector)
  • VALICON (Cati d.o.o.), Ljubljana, Slovenia (Data Collector)
  • FOCUS AGENCY, Bratislava, Slovakia (Data Collector)
  • HERMELIN, Norrköping, Sweden (Data Collector)
  • VITOSHA, Sofia, Bulgaria (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP ROMANIA, Bucharest, Romania (Data Collector)
  • The GALLUP Organisation, Brussels / The GALLUP Organisation, Hungary(international co-ordination) (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Work and Industry
    • Occupation, Profession
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Economic systems and development
  • Abstract

    Attitudes of trainers and counsellors towards the planned EU pilot project ´Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs´. Topics: usefulness of participating in an EU programme that supports young entrepreneurs; reasons for not spending time abroad to exchange experience with other entrepreneurs; preference to exchange experience with young or with experienced entrepreneurs; preference to open support programme to other target groups and kind of target groups; preferred age range of target group; preferred branch or business sector for exchange; preferred size of enterprise to visit; preferred main objectives of support programme; usefulness of selected topics to be taught in support programme: single market and EU law, growth and internationalization of companies, local market in host country, specific know-how of host company, language, other; preferred length of exchange period; type of costs to be covered by support programme; attitude towards the following statements on the impact of a support programme: makes it easier to start up own business, increases chances of success, contributes to knowledge and inter-cultural understanding, no impact; additional ideas to be part of the support programme. Demography: sex; age; occupation; professional position; average number of training hours per week. Additionally coded was: respondent ID; interviewer ID; language of the interview; country; date of interview; time of the beginning of the interview; duration of the interview; call history; weighting factor.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2007-10-16 / 2007-10-30
  • 2007-10-18 / 2007-10-30
  • 2007-10-16 / 2007-10-24
  • 2007-10-16 / 2007-10-24
    Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • 2007-10-19 / 2007-10-30
  • 2007-10-18 / 2007-10-25
  • 2007-10-17 / 2007-10-22
  • 2007-10-17 / 2007-10-23
  • 2007-10-18 / 2007-10-26
  • 2007-10-23 / 2007-10-29
  • 2007-10-25 / 2007-10-30
  • 2007-10-22 / 2007-10-26
  • 2007-10-22
  • 2007-10-17 / 2007-10-25
  • Luxembourg
  • 2007-10-17 / 2007-10-19
  • 2007-10-17 / 2007-10-17
  • Netherlands
  • 2007-10-18 / 2007-10-29
  • 2007-10-16 / 2007-10-30
  • 2007-10-26 / 2007-10-30
  • 2007-10-26 / 2007-10-30
  • 2007-10-17 / 2007-10-24
  • 2007-10-16
  • 2007-10-18
  • 2007-10-23 / 2007-10-30
  • 2007-10-22 / 2007-10-30
    United Kingdom
Geographic Coverage
  • Belgium (BE)
  • Germany (DE)
  • Spain (ES)
  • Greece (GR)
  • France (FR)
  • Ireland (IE)
  • Austria (AT)
  • Italy (IT)
  • Portugal (PT)
  • Sweden (SE)
  • United Kingdom (GB)
  • Czech Republic (CZ)
  • Estonia (EE)
  • Cyprus (CY)
  • Lithuania (LT)
  • Hungary (HU)
  • Poland (PL)
  • Slovenia (SI)
  • Slovakia (SK)
  • Bulgaria (BG)
  • Romania (RO)
Sampled Universe
Trainers and counsellors of start-up businesses
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 449
    Number of Variables: 71
The Netherlands, Denmark and Luxembourg were not able to provide any addresses of trainers or counsellors. Finland, Malta and Latvia could not conduct any interviews since the selected trainers and counsellors could not be contacted or refused to participate in the survey.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA4893 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Internationale Umfrageprogramme (Type: FDZ)
  • European Commission; The Gallup Organization: Attitudes towards the planned EU pilot project - Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs. Survey among start-up counselling and support organisations in the EU Member States (Phase 1). Country sheets. Brussels: European Commission November 2007 http://ec.europa.eu/public_opinion/flash/fl212_country.pdf
  • European Commission; The Gallup Organization: Attitudes towards the planned EU pilot project "Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs". Report 2: Survey among trainers and counsellors of start-up organisations in the EU Member States. Analytical Report Brussels: European Commission November 2007 http://ec.europa.eu/public_opinion/flash/fl212_report2_en.pdf
  • European Commission; The Gallup Organization: Attitudes towards the planned EU pilot project “Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs”. Report 1: Survey among representatives of start-up counselling and support organisations in the EU Member States. Analytical Report Brussels: European Commission November 2007 http://ec.europa.eu/public_opinion/flash/fl212_report1_en.pdf

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 90 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22