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ZA5870: German Internet Panel, Wave 5 (May 2013)

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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation Blom, Annelies G.; Bossert, Dayana; Funke, Frederik; Gebhard, Franziska; Holthausen, Annette; Krieger, Ulrich; SFB 884 ´Political Economy of Reforms´Universität Mannheim (2016): German Internet Panel, Wave 5 (May 2013). GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA5870 Data file Version 2.0.0, https://doi.org/10.4232/1.12611
Study No.ZA5870
TitleGerman Internet Panel, Wave 5 (May 2013)
Current Version2.0.0, 2016-8-23, https://doi.org/10.4232/1.12611
Date of Collection01.05.2013 - 02.06.2013
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Blom, Annelies G. - Universität Mannheim
  • Bossert, Dayana - Universität Mannheim
  • Funke, Frederik - Universität Mannheim
  • Gebhard, Franziska - Universität Mannheim
  • Holthausen, Annette - Universität Mannheim
  • Krieger, Ulrich - Universität Mannheim
  • SFB 884 "Political Economy of Reforms" Universität Mannheim

Content

AbstractThe German Internet Panel (GIP) is an infrastructure project. The GIP serves to collect data about individual attitudes and preferences which are relevant for political and economic decision-making processes. Experimental variations in the instruments were used. The questionnaire contains numerous randomizations as well as a cross-questionnaire experiment. Topics: Public debt: Preferred measures against new public debt as well as assumed positions of the parties CDU/CSU, SPD, FDP, Bündnis 90/Die Grünen and Die Linke on the basis of selection pairs (increase of value added tax (VAT) versus introduction of wealth tax resp. increasing VAT versus lowering expenditure on education and research, increasing VAT versus cutting state social benefits, introducing wealth tax versus cutting expenditure on education and research, introducing wealth tax versus cutting state social benefits, cutting expenditure on education and research versus cutting state social benefits, increasing VAT versus further debt, introducing wealth tax versus further debt, cutting expenditure on education and research versus further debt, cutting state social benefits versus further debt); preferred year, respectively annual period for a debt brake; assessment of the fiscal equalization system; federal state of the place of residence is recipient country or donor country in the fiscal equalization system; assessment of financial aid within the framework of the euro rescue fund; assessment of support programmes for poor regions of the European Union; sympathy scale for the parties CDU/CSU, SPD, FDP, Bündnis 90/Die Grünen and Die Linke. Demography: sex; citizenship; year of birth (categorised); highest school leaving certificate; highest professional qualification; marital status; household size; employment status; private Internet use; federal state. Additionally coded was: interview date; questionnaire evaluation; overall assessment of the survey; unique ID, household identifier and person identifier within the household.
Categories Categories
  • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • Budget and Fiscal Policy
Topics Topics
  • 11.5 Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
  • 17.5 Economic policy

Methodology

Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
UniverseResidents in private households between 16 and 75 years of age
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Multistage proportionate stratified random sample (ADM-Random-Route)
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Selbstausfüller: CAWI (Computerunterstütztes Web-Interview)
Data CollectorTNS Infratest Sozialforschung, München (F2F-recruitment); LINK, Frankfurt (online survey)
Date of Collection
  • 01.05.2013 - 02.06.2013

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
2.0.0 (current version)2016-8-23 new: private internet usage, citizenship, year of birth (categorised); deleted: age https://doi.org/10.4232/1.12611
1.0.02014-11-19 first archive edition https://doi.org/10.4232/1.12111
Errata in current version
none
Version changes

Further Remarks

Links
Number of Units: 1141
Number of Variables: 108
Analysis System(s): SPSS, Stata

Publications

Publications
  • Steinacker, G.; Schmidt, S.; Schneekloth, U. (2012): German Internet Panel (GIP): Stichprobenziehung und Rekrutierung der Teilnehmer. München: TNS Infratest Sozialforschung, Feldbericht zur Erhebung 2012
  • Blom, A. G., Gathmann, C., & Krieger, U. (2015). Setting Up an Online Panel Representative of the General Population: The German Internet Panel. Field Methods, 27(4), 391–408. https://doi.org/10.1177/1525822X15574494
  • Blom, A. G., Bosnjak, M., Cornilleau, A., Cousteaux, A. S., Das, M., Douhou, S. & Krieger, U. (2016). A Comparison of Four Probability-Based Online and Mixed-Mode Panels in Europe. Social Science Computer Review, 34(1), 8-25. doi: 10.1177/0894439315574825
  • Blom, A. G., Herzing, J. M. E., Cornesse, C., Sakshaug, J. W., Krieger, U., & Bossert, D. (2017). Does the Recruitment of Offline Households Increase the Sample Representativeness of Probability-Based Online Panels? Evidence From the German Internet Panel. Social Science Computer Review, 35(4), 498–520. https://doi.org/10.1177/0894439316651584
  • Herzing, J. M. E., & Blom, A. G. (2019). The Influence of a Person’s Digital Affinity on Unit Nonresponse and Attrition in an Online Panel. Social Science Computer Review, 37(3), 404–424. doi.org/10.1177/0894439318774758
  • Felderer, B., & Blom, A. G. (2019). Acceptance of the automated online collection of geographical information. Sociological Methods & Research, 1-21. https://doi.org/10.1177/0049124119882480
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Groups

Groups
  • German Internet Panel
    The German Internet Panel (GIP) is an infrastructure project. The GIP serves to collect data about individual attitudes and preferences which are relevant for political and economic decision-making processes. The data obtained this way form the empirical basis.
    A cumulative questionnaire documentation (in German) can be downloaded here.