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ZA6633: Attitudes Towards Political Fields of Duty 2017 (Cumulated Data Set)

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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung, Berlin (2018): Attitudes Towards Political Fields of Duty 2017 (Cumulated Data Set). GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA6633 Data file Version 4.0.0,
Study No.ZA6633
TitleAttitudes Towards Political Fields of Duty 2017 (Cumulated Data Set)
Current Version4.0.0, 2018-6-29,
Date of Collection04.01.2017 - 12.12.2017
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung, Berlin


AbstractAttitudes towards political fields of duty. Flash: The importance of different political tasks (to provide good educational opportunities, to ensure internal security, to secure long - term pension provision, to ensure a clean environment and to protect the climate, to ensure social justice, to distribute the tax burden fairly, to regulate the immigration of foreigners, to improve data protection for citizens and businesses, to improve conditions for families with children, to combat unemployment, to modernize health care system, to represent German interests in the EU and abroad, to provide affordable electricity prices, to limit public debt, to promote new technologies, to strengthen consumer protection, to provide price stability, to create conditions for economic growth, as well as to integrate refugees); assessment of the Federal Government in the aforementioned political tasks. Demography: sex; age; highest educational degree; employment status; household size; number of persons in the household under 14 years; party preference; eligible to vote; household income; survey by mobile phone or landline phone. Additionally coded was: ID; month / wave; serial number; weighting factor; date of interview; size of location (BIK regions); federal state; survey area west / east.
Categories Categories
  • Political Attitudes and Behavior
Topics Topics
  • 11.1 Domestic political issues


Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
UniversePersons aged 14 years and over
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Probability Sample: Multistage Sample
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Telephone interview: CATI (Computer Assisted Telephone Interview)
Data CollectorKantar EMNID, Bielefeld
Date of Collection
  • 04.01.2017 - 10.01.2017 (January)
  • 08.02.2017 - 14.02.2017 (February)
  • 07.03.2017 - 14.03.2017 (March)
  • 05.04.2017 - 11.04.2017 (April)
  • 03.05.2017 - 09.05.2017 (May)
  • 07.06.2017 - 13.06.2017 (June)
  • 05.07.2017 - 11.07.2017 (July)
  • 02.08.2017 - 08.08.2017 (August)
  • 06.09.2017 - 12.09.2017 (September)
  • 04.10.2017 - 10.10.2017 (October)
  • 08.11.2017 - 14.11.2017 (November)
  • 05.12.2017 - 12.12.2017 (December)

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
4.0.0 (current version)2018-6-29 October through December added
3.0.02018-3-29 Juli through September added
2.0.02017-12-29 April through June added
1.0.02017-9-29 erstes Pre-Release
Errata in current version
Version changes

Further Remarks

NotesThe study was carried out on behalf of the Federal Press Office. The study is the continuation of the cumulation of 2016 (ZA6627).
Number of Units: 14677
Number of Variables: 63
Analysis System(s): SPSS, Stata, CSV


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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.