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ZA2301: State Election in Baden-Wuerttemberg 1992

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Citation Citation Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim (2012): State Election in Baden-Wuerttemberg 1992. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA2301 Data file Version 2.0.0,
Study No.ZA2301
TitleState Election in Baden-Wuerttemberg 1992
Current Version2.0.0, 2012-2-27,
Date of Collection03.1992 - 04.1992
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Forschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim


AbstractJudgement on parties and politicians in Baden-Wuerttemberg. Attitude to current political questions at state level. Topics: Eligibility to vote in the state; most important political problems in Baden-Wuerttemberg; intent to participate in the state election; preference for absentee ballot; point in time and certainty of one´s voting decision; behavior at the polls in the last state parliament election 1988; approval of a one-party government of CDU; coalition preference; sympathy scale for selected parties at federal and state level; satisfaction with the achievements of the CDU state government, SPD opposition in state parliament and Federal Government in Bonn; sympathy scale for selected (state) politicians; party preference in the state; preference for prime minister; attitude to the policies of Teufel and Spoeri; evaluation of the achievements of the prime minister up to now; evaluation of the government teams of Teufel and Spoeri; preference for a future participation of the CDU in the state government; attitude to the proportion of foreigners in the state; ability of a CDU-led or SPD-led state government in the fight against unemployment, improvement in the economic situation in the state, effective environmental protection, improvement in the situation in the housing market, conducting sensible traffic policy and solving the problem of asylum; judgement on the current and future economic situation in Baden-Wuerttemberg; comparison of the economic situation of Baden-Wuerttemberg with the rest of the western federal territory; satisfaction with the situation in the housing market and traffic conditions; residential status; perceived abuse of asylum; preference for an ammendment to the constitution to prevent abuse of asylum; prospects for the future of the state; pride in Baden-Wuerttemberg; judgement on the share of the state government in the economic success of Baden-Wuerttemberg up to now; judgement on the absence of a statement of willingness to form a coalition by the FDP; probability of formation of a government of the FDP with the CDU or the SPD. Marital status; living together with a partner through life; perceived jeopardy to personal job; threat of unemployment within one´s circle of friends; union membership of member of household; religiousness; party inclination and party identification; city size.
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
  • 17.6 Economic systems and development
  • 19.2 Housing


Geographic Coverage
  • Baden-Württemberg (DE-BW)
UniversePersons from the residential population eligible to vote
Analysis Unit Analysis Unit
  • Individual
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
  • Probability: Simple random
RLD procedure (Randomize last digit)
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
  • Telephone interview
Telephone interview with standardized questionnaire
Time Method Time Method
  • Cross-section
Kind of Data Kind of Data
  • Numeric
Data CollectorForschungsgruppe Wahlen, Mannheim
Date of Collection
  • 03.1992 - 04.1992

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
2.0.0 (current version)2012-2-27 Data release as of February 2012
1.0.02010-4-13 Version number created automatically (implementation of a uniform versioning policy) (Publication Year unknown)
Errata in current version
Version changes

Further Remarks

Number of Units: 1048
Number of Variables: 99
Data Type: -
Analysis System(s): OSIRIS, SPSS


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Research Data Centre
  • German Federal State Election studies
    The available studies on the German ferderal state elections go back as far as 1962. These studies were conducted for the most part as representative surveys in the run-up to elections of the Landtage, the Bremer Bürgerschaft or the Berliner Abgeordnetenhaus. German Federal State Election studies which were surveyed within the framework of the German Longitudinal Election Study (GLES) are not contained in this group.
  • State Elections in Baden-Wuerttemberg