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ZA0870: Politics in the Saarland (April 1975)

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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation Kaase, Max (1975): Politics in the Saarland (April 1975). GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA0870 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA0870
TitlePolitics in the Saarland (April 1975)
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 1975)
Date of Collection04.1975 - 04.1975
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Kaase, Max - Lehrstuhl für politische Wissenschaft, Universität Mannheim


AbstractJudgement on the economic situation in the Saarland and voting decision of the citizens. Topics: Judgement on the economic situation of the FRG and one´s own economic situation; assumed difference in the economic situation in the Saarland and in other areas of the FRG; assignment of responsibility for the poor economic situation; assessment of future economic development; most important political problems; political interest; certainty and time of personal voting decision; party preference; influence of the economic situation on one´s own voting decision; behavior at the polls in the last state parliament election; times of presence at home in the last week; assessment of personal job security. Demography: age; sex; marital status; religious denomination; religiousness; school education; occupation; employment; household income; size of household; composition of household; head of household; type of city. Interviewer rating: willingness of respondent to cooperate; number of contact attempts; length of interview; weekday of interview.
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 (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
  • 04.1975

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 a quick survey; a further survey conducted in the same region is stored under ZA Study No. 0869.
Number of Units: 1030
Number of Variables: -
Data Type: Einfachlochung
Analysis System(s): -


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