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ZA1958: Attitudes to the European Community

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Citation Citation Sozialwissenschaftliches Forschungsinstitut der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, St. Augustin (1991): Attitudes to the European Community. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA1958 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA1958
TitleAttitudes to the European Community
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 1991)
Date of Collection02.1988 - 02.1988
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Sozialwissenschaftliches Forschungsinstitut der Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, St. Augustin


AbstractAttitude to European unification. Topics: identification as European (scale); advantageousness of membership of the Federal Republic in the EC; knowledge and judgement on the European Parliament; attitude to support of poorer EC countries, even in the case of developing economic disadvantages for the Federal Republic; attitude to a European central government with elimination of national governments; perceived progress or steps backward in European unification; most important motives and goals of European unification; preference for a purely economic or also political unification of Europe; EC policies compared to the USA; desired fields of activity for the European Community; party preference and interest in politics; union membership; behavior at the polls in the last Federal Parliament election; employment in the civil service; age of children in the household.
Categories Categories
  • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
Topics Topics
  • 11.2 International politics and organisation
  • 11.5 Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
  • 11.6 Government, political systems and organisation


Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE), FRG incl. West Berlin
Analysis Unit Analysis Unit
  • Individual
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
  • Probability: Multistage
  • Probability: Stratified
Multi-stage stratified random sample (Random-Route)
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
  • Face-to-face interview
Oral survey with standardized questionnaire
Time Method Time Method
  • Cross-section
Kind of Data Kind of Data
  • Numeric
Data CollectorEMNID, Bielefeld
Date of Collection
  • 02.1988

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

Number of Units: 2017
Number of Variables: -
Data Type: Einfachlochung
Analysis System(s): -


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