Berlin 1991 - Living Conditions and Social Conditions in the Year after Unity

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Concret, Berlin
Publication Date
  • Concret, Berlin (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Community, urban and rural life
    • Social conditions and indicators
    • Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
    • Government, political systems and organisation
  • Abstract

    Living conditions, political attitudes and satisfaction after German-German unification, behavior at the polls, attitude to parties. Topics: Length of residence in Berlin; living and working in same district; change of situation in life in the last year; assessment of development of purchasing power of net income in the last year; satisfaction with job security, possibilities in search for work, price development, residence, income, leisure selection; assessment of need for action in the areas traffic, economy, environmental protection, jobs, crime, government, information about city development, foreigners; capabilities of various parties in solving problems in the areas quality of life, income, taxes, crime and violence, environment, economy, traffic, government, rents and renter protection; party preference (scale); frequency of appearance of parties in public; commitment of parties for the city; most appealing form of making contact by politicians; Sunday question (House of Representatives), opinion on House of Representatives (scale); opinion on political concepts of various parties; reasons on use of public means of transportation or personal car; religiousness; behavior at the polls (House of Representatives Berlin on 3 October 1990).
Temporal Coverage
  • 1991-09
Geographic Coverage
  • Berlin (DE-BE)
    FRG: Berlin
Sampled Universe
Persons over 18 years with German citizenship.
Sampling Procedure Comment: Multi-stage stratified random sample
Collection Mode
  • Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Individual
    Number of Units: 459
    Number of Variables: 90
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA6422 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Is new version of
    DOI: 10.4232/1.6422
  • Berlin'91 - Lebensverhältnisse und soziale Befindlichkeiten im Jahr nach der Einheit. Unveröffentlichter Forschungsbericht. Berlin 1992. GESIS-Außenstelle, Bereich Zentralarchiv: FOB-2016.

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 88 | Registration Date: 2012-07-19