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ZA0429: International Relations (May 1965, Germany)

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  • ZA0429_fb.pdf (Questionnaire) 897 KBytes


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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation USIA, Washington; DIVO, Frankfurt (1969): International Relations (May 1965, Germany). GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA0429 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA0429
TitleInternational Relations (May 1965, Germany)
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 1969)
Date of Collection05.1965 - 06.1965
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • USIA, Washington
  • DIVO, Frankfurt


AbstractAttitude to problems of international policy and the USA-image of the Germans. Topics: Satisfaction with standard of living; contentment with life; attitude to France, USA, Soviet Union, China, Italy and Great Britain; judgement on foreign policy; assessment of the desire for peace and the military strength of the two superpowers; judgement on the US-American and Soviet relation in international matters; trust in the political capabilities of the USA; assessment of the capability of the Soviet Union and America in the areas of economy, culture, science, space research, education and nuclear weapons; judgement on the importance of landing on the moon; attitude to a united Europe; judgement on world population growth and the population development in the FRG; attitude to a birth control program in the FRG and in developing countries; current politician idols in Europe and the rest of the world; trust in the alliance partners; attitude to disarmament, the NATO, nuclear weapons tests, the UN, the admission of China into the United Nations and the Vietnam war; assessment of the race problems in the USA; attitude to American private investments in the FRG; naming groups and organizations in the FRG that are too influential; membership in a trade union; party preference; religiousness. Demography: age (classified); sex; occupation; state. Interviewer rating: willingness of respondent to cooperate; difficulties in answering questions; length of interview; presence of another person; number of contact attempts; social class of respondent; city size; date of interview.
Categories Categories
  • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
Topics Topics
  • 11.2 International politics and organisation
  • 11.3 Conflict, security and peace


Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE), FRG without West Berlin
UniverseAge: 21-79.
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
  • 05.1965 - 06.1965

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 current data set is part of an omnibus survey. Other parts of the survey (on another topic and including Berlin respondents) can be found under ZA Study No. 0460. The study is part of an international comparative investigation; the summarized description is archived under ZA Study No. 2074.
Number of Units: 1199
Number of Variables: -
Data Type: Einfachlochung
Analysis System(s): SPSS


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  • International Relations
    Principal Investigator: USIA, Washington; Data Collector: DIVO, Frankfurt