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ZA0395: Issue Dimensions and Voting Decision (April 1969)

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Citation Citation Pappi, Franz U.; Klingemann, Hans-Dieter (1969): Issue Dimensions and Voting Decision (April 1969). GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA0395 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA0395
TitleIssue Dimensions and Voting Decision (April 1969)
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 1969)
Date of Collection04.1969 - 05.1969
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Pappi, Franz U. - Zentralarchiv für empirische Sozialforschung, Universität zu Köln
  • Klingemann, Hans-Dieter - Zentralarchiv für empirische Sozialforschung, Universität zu Köln


AbstractAttitude to political controversies and voting intent. Topics: Behavior at the polls in the Federal Parliament election 1965; party preference (Sunday question) and sympathy scale for CDU/CSU, SPD, FDP and NPD; preferred candidate for chancellor and preferred Federal Government; issue ability of the parties in school, economic, social, Ostpolitik and foreign policy questions as well as regarding radicalism; attitude to recognition of the GDR; knowledge of FDP politicians; most important problems of the FRG; membership in clubs and organizations; attitude to co-determination and the influence of the church; assessment of personal current and future economic situation (Katona questions); city size; self-assessment of social class. Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; religious denomination; school education; vocational training; occupation; professional position; employment; household income; size of household; composition of household; head of household; state; refugee status; possession of durable economic goods. Interviewer rating: manner of housing; weekday of interview; social class of respondent.
Categories Categories
  • Political Attitudes and Behavior
Topics Topics
  • 11.5 Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
  • 11.6 Government, political systems and organisation
  • 11.7 Elections


Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE), FRG incl. West Berlin
UniverseAge: 14-79.
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Multi-stage random sample
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data CollectorDIVO, Frankfurt
Date of Collection
  • 04.1969 - 05.1969

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

NotesThe study is part of a trend survey (see ZA Study Nos. 0281 to 0283, 0305 and 0310 to 0313). A selection of variables from this study is summarized in a data pool and available under ZA Study No. 0974.
Number of Units: 1826
Number of Variables: -
Data Type: Einfachlochung
Analysis System(s): SPSS, Stata


  • Stoltz, Volker; Klingemann, Hans-Dieter; Pappi, Franz U.: PAP: Politische Analyse und Prognose. o. Ort: hekt. Januar 1968 - Mai 1969
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