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ZA7661: Trend Questions Corona (Week 17/2020)

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  • ZA7661_v1-0-0.csv (Dataset) 740 KBytes
  • ZA7661_v1-0-0.dta (Dataset Stata) 167 KBytes
  • ZA7661_v1-0-0.sav (Dataset SPSS) 164 KBytes

Questionnaires

  • ZA7661_fb.pdf (Questionnaire) 56 KBytes

Other Documents

  • ZA7661_Tabellenband.pdf (Report) 301 KBytes
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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung, Berlin (2020): Trend Questions Corona (Week 17/2020). GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA7661 Data file Version 1.0.0, https://doi.org/10.4232/1.13606
Study No.ZA7661
TitleTrend Questions Corona (Week 17/2020)
Current Version1.0.0, 2020-10-29, https://doi.org/10.4232/1.13606
Date of Collection20.04.2020 - 22.04.2020
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung, Berlin

Content

AbstractOn behalf of the Press and Information Office of the Federal Government, the opinion research institute forsa has regularly conducted representative population surveys on the subject of the ´Corona crisis´ (COVID-19), starting in calendar week 12/2020. The individual question areas were adjusted according to the survey period. Theme: Evaluation of current political measures to contain the corona virus; willingness to install a corona warning app on the smartphone to track contacts of corona infected persons; reasons why the respondent would not use such an app under any circumstances (open question); Importance of various conditions for the use of this app (compliance with legal data protection regulations, automatic deletion of stored contacts to other people after two weeks, anonymity, no storage of the location, but only in whose vicinity, majority of the population also uses this app, no use of the app´s data for fines in case of infringements, e.g. to impose quarantine obligations, no behaviour control following the report of contact with a corona infected person, receipt of useful information on the corona virus); trust in various institutions as possible publishers of a corona warning app (Federal Ministry of Health, Robert Koch Institute, municipal health authority, a research institution (e.g. university), a company based in Germany, a global company such as Google or Apple). Demography: Sex; age (grouped); employment; education; net household income (grouped); party preference in the next federal election; voting behaviour in the last federal election.
Categories Categories
  • Medicine
  • Communication, Public Opinion, Media
Topics Topics
  • 7.5 Health policy
  • 9 Information and communication

Methodology

Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
UniverseGerman-speaking resident population aged 14 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 Collectorforsa, Berlin
Date of Collection
  • 20.04.2020 - 22.04.2020

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
1.0.0 (current version)2020-10-29 first archive edition https://doi.org/10.4232/1.13606
Errata in current version
none
Version changes

Further Remarks

Links
NotesThe study was commissioned by the Federal Press Office.
Number of Units: 1503
Number of Variables: 37
Analysis System(s): SPSS, Stata, CSV

Publications

Publications
  • Coronavirus – KW 17/2020 : Auswertungen zu Studie ZA7661 – Trendfragen Corona (Woche 17/2020). Herausgeber: forsa
Relevant full texts
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Groups

Research Data Centre
Groups
  • 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.
  • Trend Questions Corona: Surveys commissioned by the Press and Information Office of the Federal Government
    On behalf of the Press and Information Office of the German Federal Government, the opinion research institute Forsa has regularly (initially weekly, later biweekly, then monthly) conducted representative population surveys on the topic of the ´Corona crisis´ (COVID-19) starting in calendar week 12/2020. The individual question areas were adapted according to the survey period, but often included
    - concerns about infection and other concerns
    - Evaluation of the measures taken so far
    - Credibility of the information provided by the Federal Government

    Several times they were also asked about:
    - Interest in the topic
    - Evaluation of the scope of reporting
    - Self-assessment Informedness
    - Information behaviour
    - current place of work (home office)
    - Settings for the Corona Warning App