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ZA1657: Politics in Baden-Wuerttemberg (January 1988)

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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation Berger, Manfred; Gibowski, Wolfgang G.; Roth, Dieter; Schulte, Wolfgang (1988): Politics in Baden-Wuerttemberg (January 1988). GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA1657 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA1657
TitlePolitics in Baden-Wuerttemberg (January 1988)
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 1988)
Date of Collection01.1988 - 01.1988
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Berger, Manfred - Institut für praxisorientierte Sozialforschung (IPOS), Mannheim
  • Gibowski, Wolfgang G. - Institut für praxisorientierte Sozialforschung (IPOS), Mannheim
  • Roth, Dieter - Institut für praxisorientierte Sozialforschung (IPOS), Mannheim
  • Schulte, Wolfgang - Institut für praxisorientierte Sozialforschung (IPOS), Mannheim


AbstractPolitical attitudes as well as judgement on parties and politicians. Topics: most important problems in Baden-Wuerttemberg; party preference (Sunday question and rank order procedure); certainty of one´s voting decision; behavior at the polls in the last state parliament election; sympathy scale for the parties at state and federal level; satisfaction scale for the state government and opposition; sympathy scale for selected state politicians; preferred government coalition and preference for prime minister; attitude to an absolute majority for the CDU; judgement on the general economic situation in Baden-Wuerttemberg and comparison with that in the rest of the Federal Republic; assumed economic development of the state; attitude to tax reform and assumed group with a higher relief; judgement on the situation of farmers in the state; personal responsibility or institution responsible for the bad situation of farmers; judgement on support of farmers by the state government; agriculture or wine-growing as second occupation; attitude to a change of store closing times as well as opening times of offices and government offices; assumed election winner; probability of an absolute majority for the CDU; city size. Demography: year of birth; sex; marital status; religious denomination; frequency of church attendance; school degree achieved and sought; vocational training; college degree; occupational position; employment; activity in the civil service; military rank; number of persons 18 years old and older in household; respondent is head of household; characteristics of head of household; union memberships in household.
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
  • Baden-Württemberg (DE-BW)
UniverseEligible voters living in private households with a telephone
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Multi-stage random sample
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Telephone interview with standardized questionnaire
Data CollectorInstitut fuer praxisorientierte Sozialforschung (IPOS), Mannheim
Date of Collection
  • 01.1988

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)
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Further Remarks

Number of Units: 1058
Number of Variables: -
Data Type: Einfachlochung
Analysis System(s): OSIRIS, SPSS


Relevant full texts
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  • State Elections in Baden-Wuerttemberg