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ZA0030: The Civic Culture Study (Mexico)

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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation    Almond, Gabriel A.; Verba, Sidney (1959): The Civic Culture Study (Mexico). GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA0030 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA0030
TitleThe Civic Culture Study (Mexico)
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 1959)
Date of Collection06.1959 - 07.1959
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Almond, Gabriel A. - Center of International Studies, Princeton University
  • Verba, Sidney - Center of International Studies, Princeton University


AbstractPolitical basic positions, political culture and political socialization of the population in Mexico. Topics: Except for a few items the same questionnaire as in ZA Study No. 0027 was used.
Categories Categories
  • Political Ideology
Topics Topics
  • 11.5 Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
  • 13.3 Family life and marriage


Geographic Coverage
  • Mexico (MX)
UniversePersons 21 years old and older in cities with more than 10000 residents
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Multi-stage random sample
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data CollectorInternational Research Associates of Mexico, Mexico City
Date of Collection
  • 06.1959 - 07.1959

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)
Errata in current version
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Further Remarks

NotesThe study is part of an international comparative investigation (see ZA Study Nos. 0027 to 0031). These studies are also available as a complete data set. Data provider: ICPSR, Study 7201.
Number of Units: 1008
Number of Variables: 166
Data Type: Einfachlochung
Analysis System(s): -


  • Almond, Gabriel A.; Verba, Sidney: The Civic Culture: Political Attitudes and Democracy in 5 Nations. Princeton, N. J.: Princeton Univ. Press 1963
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  • The Civic Culture Study