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ZA0869: Politics in the Saarland (February 1975)

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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation Kaase, Max (1975): Politics in the Saarland (February 1975). GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA0869 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA0869
TitlePolitics in the Saarland (February 1975)
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 1975)
Date of Collection02.1975 - 03.1975
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Kaase, Max - Lehrstuhl für politische Wissenschaft, Universität Mannheim


AbstractEvaluation of parties and politicians before the state parliament election in the Saarland. Topics: Knowledge about the date of the state parliament election; satisfaction with the current state government; evaluation of unemployment in the state as well as the role of the state government in the bankruptcy of a large construction company; attitude to election events in companies and to tax reform; expected effects of tax reform on one´s own situation; classification of the importance of political problems; issue ability of the state government as well as the parties; desire for change of government; party preference (rank order procedure and list procedure); sympathy scale for the SPD, CDU/CSU and the FDP; certainty of one´s voting decision and influence of state or federal political factors on one´s own voting intent; influence of factual programs or politicians on one´s own voting; behavior at the polls in the last state parliament election (ballot procedure); assessment of personal job security; times of presence at home in the last week. Demography: age; sex; marital status; religious denomination; religiousness; school education; occupation; employment; household income; size of household; composition of household; head of household. Interviewer rating: willingness of respondent to cooperate; number of contact attempts; length of interview; weekday of interview; type of city.
Categories Categories
  • Political Attitudes and Behavior
Topics Topics
  • 11.5 Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
  • 11.6 Government, political systems and organisation
  • 11.7 Elections


Geographic Coverage
  • Saarland (DE-SL)
UniverseGerman citizens in private households (eligible voters) 18 years old and older.
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Multi-stage stratified random sample
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Data CollectorINFRATEST, Muenchen
Date of Collection
  • 02.1975 - 03.1975

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 current data set contains the data of the quick survey. ZA Study No. 0870 contains a further quick survey in the same territory.
Number of Units: 1011
Number of Variables: -
Data Type: Einfachlochung
Analysis System(s): -


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