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ZA4192: Forsa Bus 2004

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  • ZA4192_v3-0-0.dta (Dataset Stata) 20 MBytes
  • ZA4192_v3-0-0.por (Dataset SPSS Portable) 34 MBytes
  • ZA4192_v3-0-0.sav (Dataset SPSS) 27 MBytes


  • ZA4192_fb.pdf (Questionnaire) 234 KBytes
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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation FORSA, Berlin (2013): Forsa Bus 2004. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA4192 Data file Version 3.0.0,
Study No.ZA4192
TitleForsa Bus 2004
Current Version3.0.0, 2013-11-21,
Date of Collection01.2004 - 12.2004
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • FORSA, Berlin


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)
UniverseGerman-speaking population aged 14 and over
Analysis Unit Analysis Unit
  • Individual
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
  • Probability: Multistage
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
  • Telephone interview: Computer-assisted (CATI)
Time Method Time Method
  • Longitudinal: Trend/Repeated cross-section
Kind of Data Kind of Data
  • Numeric
Date of Collection
  • 01.2004 - 12.2004

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
3.0.0 (current version)2013-11-21 district added
2.0.02012-2-14 party competency in solving problems added, income updated
1.0.02010-4-13 Version number created automatically (implementation of a uniform versioning policy) (Publication Year unknown)
Errata in current version
Version changes

Further Remarks

Number of Units: 127196
Number of Variables: 116
Analysis System(s): SPSS, Stata


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Research Data Centre
  • Forsa-Bus
    This program surveys public attitudes on a number of different political and social issues. Each day, about 500 voters are interviewed by telephone.