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ZA0929: Foreign Workers in the Federal Republic (1976)

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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation MARPLAN, Offenbach (1976): Foreign Workers in the Federal Republic (1976). GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA0929 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA0929
TitleForeign Workers in the Federal Republic (1976)
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 1976)
Date of Collection02.1976 - 03.1976
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • MARPLAN, Offenbach


AbstractThe occupational and social situation of foreign workers in the Federal Republic as well as judgement on integration opportunities. Topics: The content of the survey is identical to that of ZA Study No. 0928. Demography: size of household; number and ages of children; school attendance and vocational training; age; sex; marital status; number of children; occupation; employment; income; social origins; state; possession of assets. Interviewer rating: survey surroundings; assessment of communication difficulties; knowledge of one´s own language and knowledge of the German language; willingness of respondent to cooperate und city size.
Categories Categories
  • Society, Culture
Topics Topics
  • 2.2 Migration
  • 5.6 Social conditions and indicators


Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE), FRG incl. West Berlin
UniverseForeign workers (Turks, Yugoslavs, Italians, Greeks and Spaniards) according to sex, age, housing conditions, length of stay as well as distribution according to employment office districts.
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Quota sample
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data CollectorMARPLAN, Offenbach
Date of Collection
  • 02.1976 - 03.1976

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

NotesThe procedure in the survey of foreign workers is more closely described in ZA Study No. 1328. The study is part of an omnibus survey and part of a trend survey. The rest of the "foreigner studies" from this series are archived under the following ZA Study Nos.: ZA Study No. 0606 (1970) ZA Study No. 0607 (1971) ZA Study No. 0608 (1972) ZA Study No. 0676 (1973) ZA Study No. 0677 (1974) ZA Study No. 0928 (1975) ZA Study No. 1075 (1977) ZA Study No. 1076 (1978) ZA Study No. 1077 (1979) ZA Study No. 1328 (1980) ZA Study No. 1329 (1982) ZA Study No. 1358 (data pool 1970-1982) ZA Study No. 1629 (1984) ZA Study No. 1630 (1985) ZA Study No. 1631 (1986) ZA Study No. 1678 (1988)
Number of Units: 1596
Number of Variables: -
Data Type: Einfachlochung
Analysis System(s): -


  • MARPLAN (Hrsg.): Ausländische Arbeitnehmer in der BRD. Offenbach: Forschungsbericht 1976.
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