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ZA1767: Municipal Election in Frankfurt 1989

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Citation Citation Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim (1989): Municipal Election in Frankfurt 1989. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA1767 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA1767
TitleMunicipal Election in Frankfurt 1989
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 1989)
Date of Collection03.1989 - 03.1989
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim


AbstractJudgement on questions of municipal policies a few days before the municipal election in Frankfurt. Topics: most important problems of the city; intent to participate in the election and party preference; behavior at the polls in the last municipal election; sympathy scale for selected parties and politicians at federal and municipal level; satisfaction with the achievements of federal and state government as well as municipal authorities in Frankfurt; order of preferred parties; attitude to an absolute majority of one party in the city council; coalition preference; mayor preference; issue competence of the two major parties in economic questions, housing policy, culture policy and policies towards foreigners; comparison of the economic situation of the city with the rest of the federal territory; attitude to admission of ethnic Germans from Eastern Europe as well as admission of politically persecuted asylum-seekers; attitude to foreigners in Frankfurt and the right for foreigners to vote in municipal elections; contacts with foreigners; left-right orientation; significance of the municipal election for the future of the city; assumed election winner; attitude to the Republicans; knowledge of instances of bribery in the Frankfurt city government as well as party impacted; job security; living together with a partner; completed government examination or diploma or completed journeymen´s test; civil service career as well as service rank for soldiers; union membership; religiousness.
Categories Categories
  • Political Attitudes and Behavior
Topics Topics
  • 2.2 Migration
  • 11.5 Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
  • 11.6 Government, political systems and organisation
  • 11.7 Elections


Geographic Coverage
  • Hesse (DE-HE), Frankfurt am Main
UniverseThe population eligible to vote
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Random selection
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Telephone interview
Data CollectorForschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim
Date of Collection
  • 03.1989

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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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Number of Variables: 87
Data Type: -
Analysis System(s): OSIRIS, SPSS


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