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ZA0312: Issue Dimensions and Voting Decision (January 1969)

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Citation Citation    Pappi, Franz U.; Klingemann, Hans-Dieter (1969): Issue Dimensions and Voting Decision (January 1969). GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA0312 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA0312
TitleIssue Dimensions and Voting Decision (January 1969)
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 1969)
Date of Collection01.1969 - 02.1969
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Pappi, Franz U. - Zentralarchiv für empirische Sozialforschung, Universität zu Köln
  • Klingemann, Hans-Dieter - Zentralarchiv für empirische Sozialforschung, Universität zu Köln


AbstractAttitude to political controversies and voting intent. Topics: voting behavior in the Federal Parliament election 1965; party preference (Sunday question) and sympathy scale for CDU/CSU, SPD, FDP and NPD; preferred chancellor candidate; issue competence of the parties on questions of education policy, economic policy, social policy, policy to the East and foreign policy; attitude to co-determination; evaluation of current and future economic situation; attitude to recognition of the GDR, to the grand coalition and to reduction in social expenditures; party with the presumably greatest number of politicians without religious denomination; perceived influence of organizations and pressure groups on German politics; membership in clubs and organizations; social class (Scheuch index). Demography: age (classified); sex; marital status; religious denomination; school education; vocational training; occupation; employment; income; household income; size of household; composition of household; head of household; state; possession of durable economic goods. Interviewer rating: social class of respondent; type of building; size of city.
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 incl. West Berlin
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Age: 14-79. Multi-stage random sample
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Oral interview with standardized questionnaire
Data CollectorDIVO, Frankfurt
Date of Collection
  • 01.1969 - 02.1969

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)
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Further Remarks

NotesThis study is part of a trend survey (see ZA Study Nos. 0281 to 0283, 0305, 0310 to 0313 and 0395). A selection of variables from these studies is available in a consolidated data pool under ZA Study No. 0974. Some of the respondents in this study were interviewed a second time; see ZA Study No. 0422.
Number of Units: 1987
Number of Variables: -
Data Type: Einfachlochung
Analysis System(s): SPSS, Stata


  • Stoltz, Volker; Klingemann, Hans-Dieter; Pappi, Franz U.: PAP: Politische Analyse und Prognose. o. Ort: hekt. Januar 1968 - Mai 1969
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