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ZA4590: ARD-DeutschlandTrend 1998

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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation ARD-Landesrundfunkanstalten; Infratest dimap Gesellschaft für Trend- und Wahlforschung mbH (2019): ARD-DeutschlandTrend 1998. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA4590 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA4590
TitleARD-DeutschlandTrend 1998
Current Version1.0.0, 2019-10-31,
Date of Collection02.01.1998 - 01.12.1998
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • ARD-Landesrundfunkanstalten
  • Infratest dimap Gesellschaft für Trend- und Wahlforschung mbH


AbstractCumulative data set of ARD-DeutschlandTrends for the year 1998. Evaluation of parties and politicians. Attitude towards current political issues. Topics: Some topics were repeated and asked in an identical way at each survey time, other topics were asked only in one or more survey months.
Categories Categories
  • Political Issues
  • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • Political Parties, Organizations
Topics Topics
  • 11.5 Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
  • 11.6 Government, political systems and organisation


Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
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
Data CollectorInfratest dimap, Berlin
Date of Collection
  • 02.01.1998 - 01.12.1998
  • 02.01.1998 - 06.01.1998 (January)
  • 29.01.1998 - 03.02.1998 (February)
  • 02.03.1998 - 04.03.1998 (March)
  • 26.03.1998 - 31.03.1998 (April)
  • 30.04.1998 - 05.05.1998 (May)
  • 28.05.1998 - 02.06.1998 (June)
  • 25.06.1998 - 01.07.1998 (July)
  • 30.07.1998 - 04.08.1998 (August)
  • 27.08.1998 - 01.09.1998 (September)
  • 05.10.1998 - 07.10.1998 (October)
  • 29.10.1998 - 03.11.1998 (November)
  • 26.11.1998 - 01.12.1998 (December)

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
1.0.0 (current version)2019-10-31 first archive edition
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Further Remarks

NotesThe data set consists of a cumulation of the monthly surveys carried out from January to December 1998.
Number of Units: 15600
Number of Variables: 273
Analysis System(s): SPSS, Stata


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