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ZA2868: European Election Study 1994 (First Post-Election Survey)

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Citation Citation Reif, Karlheinz; Marlier, Eric (1997): European Election Study 1994 (First Post-Election Survey). GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA2868 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA2868
TitleEuropean Election Study 1994 (First Post-Election Survey)
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 1997)
Date of Collection06.1994 - 07.1994
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Reif, Karlheinz - Europäische Kommission, Brüssel
  • Marlier, Eric - Europäische Kommission, Brüssel


AbstractQuestions on European politics and especially the European Election. The data set contains parts of Eurobarometer 41.1 concentrating on the European Election. The data set is archived in a cumulated form on four studies under ZA Study No. 2865. Topics: Among others the following questions were posed: political interest and interest in European politics; advantageousness of membership of one´s own country in the EU; current balance of advantages from the EU and that expected in five years; preference for increased political decisions on European level; registration for the European Parliament election; personal election participation in the European Election; reasons for non-participation in the election; party voted for; personal membership or membership of a member of household in a trade union.
Categories Categories
  • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
Topics Topics
  • 11.2 International politics and organisation
  • 11.5 Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
  • 11.6 Government, political systems and organisation
  • 11.7 Elections


Geographic Coverage
  • Belgium (BE)
  • Denmark (DK)
  • Germany (DE)
  • Greece (GR)
  • France (FR)
  • Ireland (IE)
  • Italy (IT)
  • Luxembourg (LU)
  • Netherlands (NL)
  • Northern Ireland (GB-NIR)
  • Portugal (PT)
  • Spain (ES)
  • Great Britain (GB-GBN)
UniversePersons 15 years old and older
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Multi-stage stratified random sample
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data CollectorMarketing Unit, Bruessel; GFK Danmark, Kopenhagen; SAMPLE INSTITUT, Moelln; KEME, Athen; CIMEI, Madrid; TMO Consultants, Paris; Lansdowne Market Research, Dublin; PRAGMA, Rom; ILRES, Luxemburg; NIPO, Amsterdam; NORMA, Lissabon; NOP Corporate and Financial, London; Ulster Marketing Surveys, Nordirland; INRA EUROPE (Internationale Koordination), Bruessel
Date of Collection
  • 06.1994 - 07.1994

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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NotesThe totals of respondents are distributed among the individual countries as follows: Belgium 1003 cases, Denmark 1000 cases, Germany (West sample) 1082 cases, Germany (East sample) 1052 cases, Greece 1002 cases, Spain 1000 cases, France 1000 cases, Ireland 1000 cases, Italy 1067 cases, Luxembourg 502 cases, Netherlands 1005 cases, Portugal 1000 cases, Great Britain 1078 cases, Northern Ireland 305 cases. Earlier Eurobarometers (2 - 41) are archived under ZA Study Nos. 0986 - 0995, 1036 - 1039, 1206 - 1209, 1318 - 1321, 1541 - 1544, 1712 - 1715, 1750 - 1753, 1960 - 1962, 2031 - 2033, 2081, 2141, 2241 - 2243, 2294 - 2295, 2346, 2347, 2459 as well as 2490. A cumulated data set of the Eurobarometers (1970-1992) is archived under ZA Study No. 2533.
Number of Units: 13096
Number of Variables: -
Data Type: Einfachlochung
Analysis System(s): SPSS


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