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ZA6622: Voluntary Refugee Relief in Germany

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  • ZA6622_v1-0-0.csv (Dataset) 2 MBytes
  • ZA6622_v1-0-0.dta (Dataset Stata) 277 KBytes
  • ZA6622_v1-0-0.sav (Dataset SPSS) 259 KBytes


  • ZA6622_fb.pdf (Questionnaire) 151 KBytes

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  • ZA6622_b.pdf (Report) 625 KBytes
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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung, Berlin (2017): Voluntary Refugee Relief in Germany. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA6622 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA6622
TitleVoluntary Refugee Relief in Germany
Current Version1.0.0, 2017-3-31,
Date of Collection14.06.2016 - 12.07.2016
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung, Berlin


AbstractDescription of own voluntary commitment to refugees. Experiences and evaluation of the commitment. Assessment of the situation of the refugees. Expectations towards refugee policy.
Categories Categories
  • Society, Culture
  • Group
  • Occupation, Profession
  • Political Issues
Topics Topics
  • 2.2 Migration
  • 5.8 Social behaviour and attitudes
  • 13.9 Social exclusion


Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
UniverseVoluntary refugee helpers in Germany
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Non-probability Sample: Quota Sample (allocated by quota: age, sex, education and region)
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Face-to-face interview: CAPI (Computer Assisted Personal Interview)
Data CollectorTNS Infratest Politikforschung, Berlin
Date of Collection
  • 14.06.2016 - 12.07.2016

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
1.0.0 (current version)2017-3-31 first archive edition
Errata in current version
Version changes

Further Remarks

NotesThe study was conducted on behalf of the Federal Press Office.
Number of Units: 760
Number of Variables: 208
Analysis System(s): SPSS, Stata, CSV


  • TNS Infratest Sozialforschung: Ehrenamtliche Flüchtlingshelfer in Deutschland: Eine Studie von TNS Infratest Politikforschung im Auftrag des Presse- und Informationsamtes der Bundesregierung (BPA). Berlin: TNS Infratest Sozialforschung, Bericht, August 2016
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Research Data Centre
  • Surveys commissioned by the Press and Information Office of the Federal Government
    The ´Press and Information Office of the Federal Government´ (Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung) infoms citizens and media about the work of the federal government. Above all the office informs the federal government of the news in Germany and worldwide and explores the public opinion.