City Development and Housing Milieu - Brandenburg 1987

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Lehrstuhl für Soziologie an der Sektion Gebietsplanung und Städtebau der Hochschule für Architektur und Bauwesen Weimar
Publication Date
  • Lehrstuhl fuer Soziologie an der Sektion Gebietsplanung und Staedtebau der Hochschule fuer Architektur und Bauwesen Weimar (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Community, Living Environment
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Employment
    • Community, urban and rural life
    • Housing
  • Abstract

    Housing conditions, leisure time and culture selection, neighborhood contacts and having ties with residential area. Topics: Length of residence in building, in residential area and in the city; number of rooms and persons in residence; changes undertaken oneself in residence; satisfaction with residence; polarity profile on the impressions of the residential area; preferred residential area; interest in the matters of the residential area; participation in activities in the residential area; relationship with neighbors; frequency of trips to the center of town; significance of characteristics of the center of town; polarity profile on impressions of the center of town; feeling at home; factors for and against having ties with the city; places at which one spends leisure time after work and on the weekend; leisure partner; possession of an object with which to relax such as yard, bungalow, boat, garage or long-term camping spot; possession of vehicle; use of means of transport for relaxation on the weekend, shopping and for the route to work; place of work and route; stress from the route to work; occupation characteristics; agreement of qualification and activity exercised; shift work; work satisfaction.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1987-08
Geographic Coverage
  • German Democratic Republic (1949-1990) (DDDE)
    GDR: Brandenburg
Sampled Universe
Residents of mixed areas of downtown, of typical residential areas of the 30´s, the 60´s, the 80´s and a part of the city from the 20´s (Wusterwitz). Persons 18 years old and older.
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 512
    Number of Variables: 94
This study is part of a collection of city-sociological investigations in the GDR, ZA Study Nos. 6356 to 6368.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6362 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Brandenburg'87 - Die Stadt und ihre Bewohner, Schriftenreihe der Hochschule für Architektur und Bauwesen Weimar, 1989. GESIS-Außenstelle, Bereich Zentralarchiv: FOB-319.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22