GESIS - DBK - ZA0789

ZA0789: Resonance of the Population to the Election Campaign and the Result of the Federal Parliament Election 1969

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Citation Citation Sozialwissenschaftliches Forschungsinstitut der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Alfter/Bonn (1976): Resonance of the Population to the Election Campaign and theResult of the Federal Parliament Election 1969. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA0789 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA0789
TitleResonance of the Population to the Election Campaign and the Result of the Federal Parliament Election 1969
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 1976)
Date of Collection10.1969 - 10.1969
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Sozialwissenschaftliches Forschungsinstitut der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Alfter/Bonn


AbstractJudgement on parties, politicians, the election campaign and election result. Topics: Political interest; attendance of election meetings; time of information about the election result; satisfaction with the election result; judgement on the election results for the parties and constituency candidates; attitude to a possible formation of a government by SPD and FDP; coalition preferences; detailed judgement on the election campaign; judgement on the election campaign habits of the parties (semantic differentials) and politicians; knowledge and judgement on the individual forms of advertising in the election campaign; assessment of the effect of election campaign issues; factors influencing one´s own voting decision; media usage, in particular also regarding election broadcasts on television; personal election participation and change in party voted for; party preference; splitting; behavior at the polls of spouse; attitude to the Oder-Neisse Line and foreign policy; intelligence test (short form); general contentment with life; satisfaction with the economic situation and price development; assessment of personal vertical mobility; membership in a trade union; religiousness. Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; religious denomination; school education; occupation; employment; income; size of household; head of household; city size; state; refugee status. Interviewer rating: social class and willingness of respondent to cooperate.
Categories Categories
  • Political Attitudes and Behavior
Topics Topics
  • 11.5 Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
  • 11.6 Government, political systems and organisation
  • 11.7 Elections


Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE), FRG without West Berlin
UniversePersons 21 years old and older
Analysis Unit Analysis Unit
  • Individual
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
  • Probability: Stratified
Stratified random sample
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
  • Face-to-face interview
Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Time Method Time Method
  • Cross-section
Kind of Data Kind of Data
  • Numeric
Data CollectorGETAS, Institut fuer Motivforschung, Bremen
Date of Collection
  • 10.1969

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
1.0.0 (current version)2010-4-13 Version number created automatically (implementation of a uniform versioning policy) (Publication Year unknown)
Errata in current version
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Further Remarks

Number of Units: 801
Number of Variables: -
Data Type: Mehrfachlochung
Analysis System(s): -


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Research Data Centre
  • German Federal Election Studies
    The data base consists of one-off surveys, panel surveys, and cumulated surveys. It comprises representative polls for all German federal elections since 1949.
    Further studies are listed under GLES (German Longitudinal Election Study).
  • Studies Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung