State Parliament Election in North Rhine-Westphalia 1995

Resource Type
  • Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim
  • Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim
Publication Date
  • Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim (Data Collector)
  • Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • Abstract

    Judgment on parties and politicians in North Rhine-Westphalia. Attitude to current political questions at state level. Topics: Most important political problems in North Rhine-Westphalia; intent to participate in the state election; preference for absentee ballot; point in time and certainty of one´s voting decision; behavior at the polls in the last state parliament election; attitude to a one-party government of SPD after the election; coalition preference; sympathy scale for selected parties at federal and state level as well as for the top politicians of the state; knowledge about the SPD and CDU top candidates; party preference at state and federal level; satisfaction with the achievements of the SPD state government; interest in politics; preference for prime minister; judgment on the credibility, the energy, the sympathy, the sense of responsibility and expertise of Johannes Rau in comparison to Helmut Linssen; judgment on economic situation of the state as well as personal economic situation; comparison of the economic situation of the state with the rest of the western federal territory; most able of the two parties (CDU and SPD)in the areas job creation, environmental protection, fight against crime and creation of housing; expected winner of the state parliament election; expected election result for the SPD, the FDP, the Greens and the DVU (deutsche Volksunion); living together with a partner; assessment of personal job security; jeopardy to job and unemployment in the close circle of friends; union membership; religiousness; party inclination; party identification.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1995-05
  • 1995-05
Geographic Coverage
  • North Rhine-Westphalia (DE-NW)
  • North Rhine-Westphalia (DE-NW)
Sample of household addresses according to the RLD procedure as well as sample of target person according to a key based on birthday and eligibility to vote in the state
Data and File Information
  • Number of Variables: 92
  • Number of Variables: 92
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