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ZA3281: Flash Eurobarometer 74 (EOS Managers 18 - Dialogue with Business)

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  • ZA3281_v1-0-0.dta (Dataset Stata) 179 KBytes
  • ZA3281_v1-0-0.por (Dataset SPSS Portable) 250 KBytes
  • ZA3281_v1-0-0.sav (Dataset SPSS) 295 KBytes


  • ZA3281_bq.pdf (Questionnaire) 195 KBytes
  • ZA3281_q_at.pdf (Questionnaire) 142 KBytes
  • ZA3281_q_be-fr.pdf (Questionnaire) 133 KBytes
  • ZA3281_q_be-nl.pdf (Questionnaire) 127 KBytes
  • ZA3281_q_de.pdf (Questionnaire) 145 KBytes
  • ZA3281_q_dk.pdf (Questionnaire) 112 KBytes
  • ZA3281_q_es.pdf (Questionnaire) 171 KBytes
  • ZA3281_q_fi.pdf (Questionnaire) 125 KBytes
  • ZA3281_q_fr.pdf (Questionnaire) 519 KBytes
  • ZA3281_q_gb.pdf (Questionnaire) 179 KBytes
  • ZA3281_q_gr.pdf (Questionnaire) 160 KBytes
  • ZA3281_q_ie.pdf (Questionnaire) 141 KBytes
  • ZA3281_q_it.pdf (Questionnaire) 143 KBytes
  • ZA3281_q_lu.pdf (Questionnaire) 106 KBytes
  • ZA3281_q_nl.pdf (Questionnaire) 531 KBytes
  • ZA3281_q_pt.pdf (Questionnaire) 129 KBytes
  • ZA3281_q_se.pdf (Questionnaire) 105 KBytes
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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation European Commission (2000): Flash Eurobarometer 74 (EOS Managers 18 - Dialogue with Business). GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA3281 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA3281
TitleFlash Eurobarometer 74 (EOS Managers 18 - Dialogue with Business)
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 2000)
Date of Collection01.2000 - 01.2000
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Hartung, Harald - Europäische Union, D. G. XV (Education and Culture)


AbstractState of information of European companies on the transnational domestic market. Topics: Sufficient information on the increase of business activities in the European domestic market; access to information on the rules and regulations in the e-commerce sector; sufficient information on the participation in public tendering; company procedure when faced with difficulties in business in other EU-countries: filing complaints to local or national authorities, lawyers, national ombudsman, European Commission or European Parliament, relying on contact points belonging to the domestic market network; knowledge of the internet site “One stop shop for Business” created by the European Commission in scope of the “Dialogue with Business”. Demography: Position of the interviewee in the company; sector; company size; annual turnover.
Categories Categories
  • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
Topics Topics
  • 8.2 Business/industrial management and organisation
  • 17.6 Economic systems and development


Geographic Coverage
  • Belgium (BE)
  • Denmark (DK)
  • Germany (DE)
  • Greece (GR)
  • Spain (ES)
  • Finland (FI)
  • France (FR)
  • Ireland (IE)
  • Italy (IT)
  • Luxembourg (LU)
  • Netherlands (NL)
  • Austria (AT)
  • Portugal (PT)
  • Sweden (SE)
  • United Kingdom (GB)
UniverseCompanies from the industrial sector (construction, manufacturing, Business Service, trade excluding hotels, restaurants and cafés) with more than ten employees.
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Random sampling of companies out of European databanks from Dun & Bradstreet based on three criteria: country, company size (more than 10 employees, industrial sector (construction, manufacturing, Business Service, trade excluding hotels, restaurants and cafés). The interviewee is responsible for the European business unit.
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Computer assisted telephone interviews with standardised questionnaire (CATI)
Data CollectorEOS Gallup Europe Dimarso, Bruxelles, Belgium Gallup, Kobenhavn, Denmark Emnid, Bielefeld, Germany ICAP, Athens, Greece Demoscopia, Madrid, Spain Suomen Gallup, Espoo, Finland B.V.A., Viroflay, France Irish MKTG Surveys, Dublin, Ireland Doxa, Milano, Italy ILReS, Luxembourg, Luxembourg NIPO, Amsterdam, Netherlands Österreichisches Gallup, Vienna, Austria Metris, Lisboa, Portugal SIFO, Stockholm, Sweden NOP, London, United Kingdom
Date of Collection
  • 01.2000

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
1.0.0 (current version)2010-4-13 Version number created automatically (implementation of a uniform versioning policy) (Publication Year unknown)
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Further Remarks

NotesApproximately 200 companies have been interviewed per country.
Number of Units: 3020
Number of Variables: 17
Data Type: -
Analysis System(s): SPSS


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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 - Manager samples and enterprise issues