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ZA0345: GDR Refugees

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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation DIVO, Frankfurt (1961): GDR Refugees. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA0345 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA0345
TitleGDR Refugees
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 1961)
Date of Collection09.1961 - 09.1961
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • DIVO, Frankfurt


AbstractInformation on decision to flee and judgement on the policies to the East of the West. Topics: Time of decision to flee; influence of mass-media on decision; sources of information on occurrences outside of the GDR; judgement on the policies to the East of the western powers; trust in American policies; attitude to various Nations; knowledge of foreign languages. Demography: age (classified); sex; school education; vocational training; occupation.
Categories Categories
  • Society, Culture
Topics Topics
  • 2.2 Migration
  • 11.3 Conflict, security and peace


Geographic Coverage
  • Berlin (DE-BE), West Berlin
UniverseAge: 18 and older.
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Sample of GDR refugees.
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data CollectorDIVO, Frankfurt
Date of Collection
  • 09.1961

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: 300
Number of Variables: -
Data Type: Mehrfachlochung
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