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ZA5226: Confirmation Work in Europe

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  • ZA5226_fb.pdf (Questionnaire) 5 MBytes
  • ZA5226_q.pdf (Questionnaire) 614 KBytes

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  • ZA5226_Items&Skalen.pdf (Other Document) 596 KBytes
  • ZA5226_readme.pdf (Other Document) 110 KBytes
  • ZA5226_tables.pdf (Other Document) 228 KBytes
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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation Schweitzer, Friedrich (2010): Confirmation Work in Europe. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA5226 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA5226
TitleConfirmation Work in Europe
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-7-20,
Date of Collection09.2007 - 06.2008
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Schweitzer, Friedrich - Universität Tübingen


Categories Categories
  • Religion and Weltanschauung
  • Family
  • Religion and values
Old Topics Old Topics
  • 5.5 Religion and values


Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
  • Austria (AT)
  • Switzerland (CH)
  • Denmark (DK)
  • Finland (FI)
  • Norway (NO)
  • Sweden (SE)
Date of Collection
  • 09.2007 - 10.2007
  • 02.2008 - 06.2008

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
1.0.0 (current version)2010-7-20 first archive edition
Errata in current version
Version changes

Further Remarks

Number of Units: 24134 (confirmands), 952 (units), 2909 (workers)
Number of Variables: 254 (confirmands), 509 (units), 169 (workers)
Analysis System(s): SPSS


  • Ilg, Wolfgang; Schweitzer, Friedrich; Elsenbast, Volker, mit Otte, Matthias: Konfirmandenarbeit in Deutschland: Empirische Einblicke - Herausforderungen - Perspektiven. Gütersloh: Gütersloher Verlagshaus 2009
  • Schweitzer, Friedrich; Ilg, Wolfgang; Simojoki, Henrik (Eds.): Confirmation Work in Europe: Empirical Results, Experiences and Challenges. A Comparative Study from Seven Countries. Gütersloh: Gütersloher Verlagshaus 2010
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