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ZA7784: Trend Questions Corona (Week 13/2021)

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  • ZA7784_v1-0-0.csv (Dataset) 417 KBytes
  • ZA7784_v1-0-0.dta (Dataset Stata) 131 KBytes
  • ZA7784_v1-0-0.sav (Dataset SPSS) 143 KBytes


  • ZA7784_fb.pdf (Questionnaire) 64 KBytes

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  • ZA7784_Tabellenband.pdf (Report) 534 KBytes
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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung, Berlin (2021): Trend Questions Corona (Week 13/2021). GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA7784 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA7784
TitleTrend Questions Corona (Week 13/2021)
Current Version1.0.0, 2021-10-13,
Date of Collection29.03.2021 - 31.03.2021
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung, Berlin


AbstractCredibility of information provided by the federal government on the Corona crisis; assessment of current policy measures to contain the Corona virus (appropriate, go too far or do not go far enough); Corona test conducted since the beginning of March 2021; type of test conducted for the Corona virus (employer-provided self-test, over-the-counter self-test, professional rapid test at a doctor´s office in testing centres or care facilities, PCR test); attempted to purchase a Corona self-test; agreement with various statements on Corona rapid tests and self-tests (there are currently enough rapid and self-tests available in my area, rapid and self-tests can go a long way in reducing the spread of the Corona virus, I generally refuse to be tested for the Corona virus, recreational facilities should be reopened to people with a current negative self-test or rapid test). Demography: sex; age (grouped); employment; education; net household income (grouped); party preference in the next federal election; voting behaviour in the last federal election. Additionally coded were: region; federal state; weight.
Categories Categories
  • Political Institutions
  • Medicine
  • Public health
  • Government, political systems and organisations


Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
UniverseGerman-speaking resident population aged 14 and over
Data Collectorforsa, Berlin
Date of Collection
  • 29.03.2021 - 31.03.2021

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
1.0.0 (current version)2021-10-13 first archive edition
Errata in current version
Version changes

Further Remarks

NotesThe survey was commissioned by the Federal Press Office.
Number of Units: 1506
Number of Variables: 25
Analysis System(s): SPSS, Stata, CSV


  • Coronavirus – KW 13/2021 : Auswertungen zu Studie ZA7784 – Trendfragen Corona (Woche 13/2021). Herausgeber: forsa
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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.
  • 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, less frequently when the infection situation subsided) 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
    - Vaccination