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ZA0068: Federal Politics 1960

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Citation Citation INTERMARKET, Düsseldorf (1966): Federal Politics 1960. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA0068 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA0068
TitleFederal Politics 1960
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 1966)
Date of Collection11.1960 - 11.1960
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • INTERMARKET, Düsseldorf


AbstractPolitical attitudes and political extent to which informed of the population. Judgement on parties and politicians. Topics: Interest in the television discussion of the American candidates for president and supporter of such a discussion in the Federal Republic; preferred federal chancellor and successor for Adenauer; estimated age of Adenauer; attitude to further conducting business of the government by Adenauer; election prediction for the next Federal Parliament election; assessment of the position of the FDP between the major parties; perceived coalition possibilities after the election; perceived influence of individual party leaders on the parties; desired East-West orientation of the FRG; preferred party system; image of the parties; party preference; behavior at the polls in the Federal Parliament election 1957; attitude to foreign aid; associations with the terms ´national´ and ´liberal´; judgement on the influence of the church on cultural life; assumed changes in an SPD government; television habits; memberships; self-assessment of social class. Demography: sex; age (classified); marital status; employment; occupation; school education; income (classified); household income; possession of durable economic goods; size of household; religious denomination; refugee status; state. Interviewer rating: social class of respondent; housing situation.
Categories Categories
  • Political Attitudes and Behavior
Topics Topics
  • 11.5 Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
  • 11.6 Government, political systems and organisation


Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE), FRG without West Berlin
UniverseAge: 20 and older.
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Quota sample
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data CollectorINTERMARKET, Duesseldorf
Date of Collection
  • 11.1960

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: 2048
Number of Variables: 90
Data Type: Mehrfachlochung
Analysis System(s): -


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