The Year 2016 in Review

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung, Berlin
Publication Date
  • TNS Emnid, Bielefeld (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
  • Abstract

    The year 2016 in review. Topics: satisfaction with the political developments in Germany in selected policy areas (labor market policy, economic policy, foreign policy, health policy, education policy, internal security, pension policy, family policy, financial policy, environmental policy, energy policy and refugee policy); satisfaction with the work of the federal government in 2016; satisfaction with the work of Chancellor Angela Merkel in 2016; confidence or fears for the coming year with regard to political developments in Germany. Demography: sex; age; highest educational degree; employment status; household size; number of persons in the household aged 14 years and over; party preference; eligible to vote; household income; survey by mobile phone or landline phone. Additionally coded was: serial number; weighting factor; date of interview; size of location (BIK regions); federal state; survey area west / east.
Temporal Coverage
  • 2016-11-30 / 2016-12-06
Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Sampled Universe
Persons aged 14 years and over
Sampling Procedure Comment: Probability Sample: Multistage Sample
Collection Mode
  • Telephone Interview: CATI (Computer Assisted Telephone Interview)
Data and File Information
  • Number of Variables: 34
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6626 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • WAHLEN (Type: FDZ)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 23 | Registration Date: 2017-07-03