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ZA6725: Attitudes Towards Political Fields of Duty 2019 (Cumulated Data Set)

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  • ZA6725_fb.pdf (Questionnaire) 64 KBytes

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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung, Berlin (2020): Attitudes Towards Political Fields of Duty 2019 (Cumulated Data Set). GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA6725 Data file Version 4.0.0,
Study No.ZA6725
TitleAttitudes Towards Political Fields of Duty 2019 (Cumulated Data Set)
Current Version4.0.0, 2020-6-30,
Date of Collection09.01.2019 - 10.12.2019
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 improve the conditions of care, to create conditions for economic growth, to integrate refugees, as well as provide affordable housing); assessment of the Federal Government in the aforementioned political tasks. Demography: sex; age; education; employment status; household size; number of persons aged 14 and over in the household; 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
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 CollectorKantar EMNID, Bielefeld
Date of Collection
  • 09.01.2019 - 15.01.2019 (January)
  • 06.02.2019 - 12.02.2019 (February)
  • 06.03.2019 - 12.03.2019 (March)
  • 03.04.2019 - 09.04.2019 (April)
  • 08.05.2019 - 14.05.2019 (May)
  • 05.06.2019 - 11.06.2019 (June)
  • 03.07.2019 - 09.07.2019 (Juli)
  • 07.08.2019 - 13.08.2019 (August)
  • 04.09.2019 - 10.09.2019 (September)
  • 09.10.2019 - 15.10.2019 (October)
  • 06.11.2019 - 12.11.2019 (November)
  • 04.12.2019 - 10.12.2019 (December)

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
4.0.0 (current version)2020-6-30 October through December added
3.0.02020-3-4 July through September added
2.0.02019-12-30 April through June added
1.1.02019-11-14 wrong Labels question 17 corrected
1.0.02019-9-30 first pre-release
Errata in current version
2019-11-14wrong Labels in question 17wrong: "für Preisstabilität sorgen"; right: "die Bedingungen der Pflege verbessern"
Version changes

Further Remarks

NotesThe study was carried out on behalf of the Federal Press Office. The study is the continuation of the cumulations of 2016 (ZA6627), 2017 (ZA6633), and 2018 (ZA6715).
Number of Units: 14786
Number of Variables: 65
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.