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ZA6610: Health and Health Care in Germany

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  • ZA6610_v1-0-0.csv (Dataset) 1 MByte
  • ZA6610_v1-0-0.dta (Dataset Stata) 212 KBytes
  • ZA6610_v1-0-0.sav (Dataset SPSS) 210 KBytes


  • ZA6610_fb.pdf (Questionnaire) 415 KBytes

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  • ZA6610_b.pdf (Report) 1 MByte
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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung, Berlin (2016): Health and Health Care in Germany. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA6610 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA6610
TitleHealth and Health Care in Germany
Current Version1.0.0, 2016-1-11,
Date of Collection28.04.2015 - 22.05.2015
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung, Berlin


AbstractAttitudes towards health and health care in Germany. Statutory health insurance and private health insurance. Personal health care.
Categories Categories
  • Social Policy
  • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • Medicine
Topics Topics
  • 7.3 General health
  • 7.4 Health care and medical treatment
  • 7.5 Health policy
  • 14 Social welfare policy and systems


Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
UniversePersons aged 18 years and over in private households
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Probability Sample: Two-Stage Stratified Sample
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Telephone interview: CATI (Computer Assisted Telephone Interview)
Data Collectorpolis + sinus Gesellschaft für Sozial- und Marktforschung mbH, Deidesheim
Date of Collection
  • 28.04.2015 - 22.05.2015

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
1.0.0 (current version)2016-1-11 first archive edition
Errata in current version
Version changes

Further Remarks

NotesThe study was conducted on behalf of the Federal Press Office.
Number of Units: 1200
Number of Variables: 75
Analysis System(s): SPSS, Stata, CSV


  • polis + sinus Gesellschaft für Sozial- und Marktforschung mbH: Gesundheit und Gesundheitswesen in Deutschland aus Sicht der Bevölkerung: Ergebnisse einer Repräsentativuntersuchung im Auftrag des Presse- und Informationsamtes der Bundesregierung; Kommentierung der Ergebnisse. Deidesheim: 2015.
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Research Data Centre
  • Surveys commissioned by the Press and Information Office of the Federal Government
    The ´Press and Information Office of the Federal Government´ (Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung) infoms citizens and media about the work of the federal government. Above all the office informs the federal government of the news in Germany and worldwide and explores the public opinion.