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ZA5798: Flash Eurobarometer 367 (Attitudes of Europeans towards building the single market for green products)

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  • ZA5798_v1-0-0.dta (Dataset Stata) 10 MBytes
  • ZA5798_v1-0-0.por (Dataset SPSS Portable) 15 MBytes
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  • ZA5798_readme.pdf (Other Document) 20 KBytes
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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation European Commission, BrusselsDG CommunicationCOMM A1 ´Research and Speechwriting´ (2013): Flash Eurobarometer 367 (Attitudes of Europeans towards building the single market for green products). GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA5798 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA5798
TitleFlash Eurobarometer 367 (Attitudes of Europeans towards building the single market for green products)
Current Version1.0.0, 2013-7-12,
Date of Collection03.12.2012 - 10.12.2012
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • European Commission, Brussels DG Communication COMM A1 ´Research and Speechwriting´


AbstractAttitudes towards the single market for green products. Topics: self-rated knowledge about environmental impact of bought and used products; importance of each of the following aspects with regard to purchasing decisions: product’s impact on the environment, price, quality, brand; purchasing behaviour concerning environmentally friendly products: frequent purchase, occasional purchase, intention to buy in the future, not sure to buy in the future, no more purchase, no purchase and no intention, no knowledge about environmentally friendly products; attitude towards selected statements on environmentally friendly products: good value for money, as effective as regular products, right thing to do, easily available, sets a good example, environmentally friendly, recognition of friends and family, easy to differentiate from other products, environmental concerns are exaggerated; trust in products labelled as environmentally friendly; willingness to pay more for environmentally friendly products; personal measures taken to protect the environment; most important measures with regard to solving environmental problems in the own country; impact of lower taxes on environmentally friendly raw material and products on the environment in the own country; appropriateness of information on product labels in the own country regarding their environmental impact; preferred place of information on environmental aspects; awareness of exaggerated or misleading statements about beneficial product effects in the last twelve months; trust in producers’ claims about environmental benefits of products; trust in companies’ reports on own environmental performance; attitude towards an obligation for companies to publish reports about the company’s and / or the products’ environmental performance; safety of consuming food products after the ´best before´ date; frequency of eating meat per week; willingness to do the following for environmental reasons: replace most of consumed meat by vegetables, eat less meat but of certified origin, replace beef or pork by poultry or fish; assumed impact of information regarding the environmental effect of the construction on the purchase of a house or an apartment; self-rated knowledge about the lifespan of purchased products; attitude towards the indication of the lifespan on products; willingness to pay for extended product guarantee up to five years: no willingness, up to 5 % more, between 6 to 10 % more, between 11 to 20 % more, more than 20 % more; decision not to have a faulty product repaired because of the costs in the last twelve months. Demography: age; sex; nationality; age at end of education; occupation; professional position; region; type of community; own a mobile phone and fixed (landline) phone; household composition and household size. Additionally coded was: respondent ID; country; type of phone line; weighting factor.
Categories Categories
  • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
  • Patterns of Consumption
  • Natural Environment, Nature
  • International politics and organisations
  • Environment and conservation
  • Consumption and consumer behaviour
Old Topics Old Topics
  • 11.2 International politics and organisation
  • 16.4 Environmental degradation/pollution and protection
  • 17.3 Consumption/consumer behaviour


Geographic Coverage
  • France (FR)
  • Belgium (BE)
  • Netherlands (NL)
  • Germany (DE)
  • Italy (IT)
  • Luxembourg (LU)
  • Denmark (DK)
  • Ireland (IE)
  • United Kingdom (GB)
  • Greece (GR)
  • Spain (ES)
  • Portugal (PT)
  • Finland (FI)
  • Sweden (SE)
  • Austria (AT)
  • Cyprus (CY)
  • Czech Republic (CZ)
  • Estonia (EE)
  • Hungary (HU)
  • Latvia (LV)
  • Lithuania (LT)
  • Malta (MT)
  • Poland (PL)
  • Slovakia (SK)
  • Slovenia (SI)
  • Bulgaria (BG)
  • Romania (RO)
  • Croatia (HR)
UniversePopulation of the respective nationalities of the European Union Member States, resident in each of the 27 Member States and aged 15 years and over. The survey covers the national population of citizens as well as the population of citizens of all the European Union Member States that are residents in these countries and have a sufficient command of the national languages to answer the questionnaire.
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
  • Probability: Multistage
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
  • Telephone interview: Computer-assisted (CATI)
Data CollectorTNS Political & Social, Brussels
Date of Collection
  • 03.12.2012 - 10.12.2012 (total)
  • 04.12.2012 - 06.12.2012 (Belgium)
  • 04.12.2012 - 06.12.2012 (Bulgaria)
  • 04.12.2012 - 06.12.2012 (Czech Republic)
  • 04.12.2012 - 06.12.2012 (Denmark)
  • 05.12.2012 - 07.12.2012 (Germany)
  • 04.12.2012 - 06.12.2012 (Estonia)
  • 04.12.2012 - 06.12.2012 (Greece)
  • 03.12.2012 - 05.12.2012 (Spain)
  • 05.12.2012 - 07.12.2012 (France)
  • 05.12.2012 - 10.12.2012 (Ireland)
  • 05.12.2012 - 07.12.2012 (Italy)
  • 05.12.2012 - 07.12.2012 (Republic of Cyprus)
  • 04.12.2012 - 06.12.2012 (Latvia)
  • 04.12.2012 - 06.12.2012 (Lithuania)
  • 05.12.2012 - 07.12.2012 (Luxembourg)
  • 04.12.2012 - 06.12.2012 (Hungary)
  • 05.12.2012 - 07.12.2012 (Malta)
  • 03.12.2012 - 05.12.2012 (Netherlands)
  • 04.12.2012 - 06.12.2012 (Austria)
  • 04.12.2012 - 06.12.2012 (Poland)
  • 04.12.2012 - 06.12.2012 (Portugal)
  • 04.12.2012 - 06.12.2012 (Romania)
  • 04.12.2012 - 06.12.2012 (Slovenia)
  • 04.12.2012 - 06.12.2012 (Slovakia)
  • 03.12.2012 - 05.12.2012 (Finland)
  • 04.12.2012 - 06.12.2012 (Sweden)
  • 04.12.2012 - 06.12.2012 (United Kingdom)
  • 04.12.2012 - 06.12.2012 (Croatia)

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
1.0.0 (current version)2013-7-12 Archive release
Errata in current version
Version changes

Further Remarks

Number of Units: 26573
Number of Variables: 226
Analysis System(s): SPSS, Stata


  • European Commission; TNS Political & Social: Attitudes of Europeans towards building the single market for green products. Brussels: European Commission July 2013.
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Research Data Centre
  •  EB - Flash Eurobarometer
    The Flash Eurobarometer were launched by the European Commission in the late eighties, turning out a Monthly Monitor between in 1994 and 1995. These “small scale” surveys are conducted in all EU member states at times, occasionally reducing or enlarging the scope of countries as a function of specific topics. The typical sample size is 500-1000 respondents per country and interviews are usually conducted by phone in the respective national language. The Flash Eurobarometer include series on special topics (Common Currency, EU Enlargement, Information Society, Entrepreneurship, Innovation) as well as special target group polls, particularly company managers with enterprise related topics.
  • Flash Eurobarometer - European Single Market and consumer issues