Flash Eurobarometer 285 (The European Emergency Number 112, wave 3)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Europäische Kommission
Publication Date
  • Papacostas, Antonis (European Commission, Brussels DG Communication Public Opinion Analysis Sector) (Researcher)
  • GALLUP EUROPE, Brüssel, Belgien (Data Collector)
  • VITOSHA, Sofia, Bulgarien (Data Collector)
  • FOCUS AGENCY, Prag, Tschechische Republik (Data Collector)
  • HERMELIN, Kopenhagen, Dänemark (Data Collector)
  • IFAK, Taunusstein, Deutschland (Data Collector)
  • SAAR POLL, Tallinn, Estland (Data Collector)
  • METRON ANALYSIS, Athen, Griechenland (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP SPAIN, Spanien (Data Collector)
  • EFFICIENCE3, Reims, Frankreich (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP UK, London, Vereinigtes Königreich (Data Collector)
  • CYMAR, Nikosia, Zypern (Data Collector)
  • DEMOSKOPEA, Rom, Italien (Data Collector)
  • LATVIAN FACTS, Lettland (Data Collector)
  • BALTIC SURVEY, Litauen (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP EUROPE, Luxemburg, Luxemburg (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP HUNGARY, Budapest, Ungarn (Data Collector)
  • MISCO, Valletta, Malta (Data Collector)
  • MSR, Naarden, Niederlande (Data Collector)
  • SPECTRA, Linz, Österreich (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP POLAND, Warschau, Polen (Data Collector)
  • CONSULMARK, Lissabon, Portugal (Data Collector)
  • GALLUP ROMANIA, Rumänien (Data Collector)
  • Cati d.o.o., Ljubljana, Slowenien (Data Collector)
  • FOCUS AGENCY, Bratislawa, Slowakei (Data Collector)
  • HERMELIN, Norrköping, Schweden (Data Collector)
  • NORSTAT FINLAND OY, Pori, FinnlandThe Gallup Organisation, Ungarn (internationale Koordination) (Data Collector)
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Health care and medical treatment
  • Abstract

    Knowledge and use of emergency numbers. Topics: use of national emergency numbers or of the international emergency number 112; knowledge of the European Union-wide emergency number 112; perceived information on the emergency number 112 in the last twelve months in the own country; source of the information; approval of the following statements: useful to have European Union-wide emergency number, people in the own country are adequately informed about the existence of the emergency number 112, own country should do more to facilitate contact to emergency services via 112 for disabled users; kind of called emergency numbers in the last twelve months; kind of telephone used; technical difficulty with the call; language problems; exact information about location; follow-up to call. Demography: sex; age; occupation; professional position; type of community; personal impairments. 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; type of phone line; call history; region; weighting factor.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2010-01-07 / 2010-01-11
Geographic Coverage
  • Belgium (BE)
  • Denmark (DK)
  • Germany (DE)
  • Spain (ES)
  • Greece (GR)
  • France (FR)
  • Ireland (IE)
  • Italy (IT)
  • Luxembourg (LU)
  • Netherlands (NL)
  • Austria (AT)
  • Portugal (PT)
  • Finland (FI)
  • Sweden (SE)
  • United Kingdom (GB)
  • Czech Republic (CZ)
  • Estonia (EE)
  • Cyprus (CY)
  • Lithuania (LT)
  • Latvia (LV)
  • Hungary (HU)
  • Malta (MT)
  • Poland (PL)
  • Slovenia (SI)
  • Slovakia (SK)
  • Bulgaria (BG)
  • Romania (RO)
Sampled Universe
Population aged 15 years and above
Collection Mode
  • Face-to-face interview
  • Telephone interview: CATI
  • Telephone interviews were conducted in each country, with the exception of Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Hungary, Poland, Romania, and Slovakia where both telephone and face-to-face interviews were conducted (70% webCATI and 30% F2F interviews).
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 40609
    Number of Variables: 59
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA5220 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Internationale Umfrageprogramme (Type: FDZ)
  • European Commission; The Gallup Organization: The European Emergency Number 112. Analytical Report Wave 3. Survey conducted by The Gallup Organization Hungary upon the request of Directorate-General for Information Society and Media. Brussels: European Commission February 2010 http://ec.europa.eu/public_opinion/flash/fl_285_en.pdf

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 89 | Registration Date: 2011-07-25