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ZA0013: Starting Situation on the State Parliament Election in North Rhine-Westphalia 1962

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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation INTERMARKET, Düsseldorf (1966): Starting Situation on the State Parliament Election in North Rhine-Westphalia 1962. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA0013 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA0013
TitleStarting Situation on the State Parliament Election in North Rhine-Westphalia 1962
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 1966)
Date of Collection1962 - 1962
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • INTERMARKET, Düsseldorf


AbstractJudgement on the political situation in North Rhine-Westphalia. Topics: Political interest; judgement on Federal Chancellor Adenauer and Erhard as well as the CDU/FDP coalition in Bonn; expectations of the FDP as a party and as member of the government; judgement on the result of the last Federal Parliament election; degree of familiarity of the FDP ministers and the foreign minister; judgement on the Berlin policies and foreign policy; attitude to a Ministry of Education at federal level and religious denomination schools; preferred government coalition in North Rhine-Westphalia; most important problems of the state; degree of familiarity of state politicians; judgement on the conduct of the parties in the election campaign for Federal Parliament; memory of advertising posters; evaluation of advertising texts; media usage; attitude to change of party preference; party preference at federal and state level; behavior at the polls in the last Federal Parliament election; city size and administrative district. Demography: sex; age (classified); marital status; religious denomination; school education; self-assessment of social class; employment; occupation; size of household; refugee; income (classified); household income (classified); interest in politics; number of children; possession of durable economic goods . Interviewer rating: opinion leadership or ease of influencing respondent; 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
  • North Rhine-Westphalia (DE-NW)
UniversePersons 20 years old and older
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Quota sample
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data CollectorINTERMARKET, Duesseldorf
Date of Collection
  • 1962

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)
Errata in current version
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Further Remarks

Number of Units: 1825
Number of Variables: 84
Data Type: Mehrfachlochung
Analysis System(s): -


Relevant full texts
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  • State Elections in North Rhine-Westphalia