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ZA6743: The Year 2019 in Review

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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung (2020): The Year 2019 in Review. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA6743 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA6743
TitleThe Year 2019 in Review
Current Version1.0.0, 2020-6-4,
Date of Collection19.11.2019 - 21.11.2019
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung


AbstractReview of the year 2019. Topics: Satisfaction with political developments in Germany in selected policy areas (labour market policy, economic policy, foreign policy, health policy, education policy, internal security, pension policy, family policy, financial policy, environmental policy, energy policy and refugee policy); satisfaction with the work of the Federal Government in 2019; satisfaction with the work of Chancellor Angela Merkel in 2019; confidence or fears for the coming year 2020 with regard to political developments; comparison of the work of the Federal Government with the previous year; mid-term review of the coalition agreement: estimate of the decisions already implemented; issues that the Federal Government should focus more on next year (open question, maximum of 2 mentions). Demography: sex; age; highest level of education; occupation; household size; number of persons in the household aged 14 and over; party preference; eligibility to vote; net household income; survey by mobile or landline phone. Additionally coded: sequential number; date of interview; city size (BIK regions); federal state; survey area west/ east; weighting factors.
Categories Categories
  • Political Attitudes and Behavior
Topics Topics
  • 11.6 Government, political systems and organisation


Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
UniversePersons aged 14 and over
Analysis Unit Analysis Unit
  • Individual
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
  • Probability: Multistage
Combined landline and mobile sample (dual-frame design)
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
  • Telephone interview: Computer-assisted (CATI)
Time Method Time Method
  • Cross-section
Kind of Data Kind of Data
  • Numeric
Data CollectorKantar EMNID, Bielefeld
Date of Collection
  • 19.11.2019 - 21.11.2019

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
1.0.0 (current version)2020-6-4 first archive edition
Errata in current version
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Further Remarks

NotesThe study was commissioned by the Federal Press Office.
Number of Units: 1019
Number of Variables: 67
Data Type: SPSS
Analysis System(s): SPSS, Stata, CSV


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  • 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.