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ZA4225: German Candidate Study for the Federal Parliament Election 2002 (German Candidate Study 2002)

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  • ZA4225_fb.pdf (Questionnaire) 346 KBytes


  • ZA4225_cod.pdf (Codebook) 976 KBytes
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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation Schmitt, Hermann; Wüst, Andreas M.; Semetko, Holli A.; Karp, Jeffrey (2005): German Candidate Study for the Federal Parliament Election 2002 (German Candidate Study 2002). GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA4225 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA4225
TitleGerman Candidate Study for the Federal Parliament Election 2002 (German Candidate Study 2002)
Current Version1.0.0, 2010-4-13, (Publication Year 2005)
Date of Collection11.2002 - 03.2003
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Schmitt, Hermann - Mannheimer Zentrum für Europäische Sozialforschung (MZES), Mannheim
  • Wüst, Andreas M. - Mannheimer Zentrum für Europäische Sozialforschung (MZES), Mannheim
  • Semetko, Holli A. - Amsterdam School of Communication Research (ASCoR), Amsterdam
  • Karp, Jeffrey - Amsterdam School of Communication Research (ASCoR), Amsterdam


Categories Categories
  • Political Parties, Organizations
Topics Topics
  • 11.5 Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
  • 11.6 Government, political systems and organisation
  • 11.7 Elections


Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
Analysis Unit Analysis Unit
  • Individual
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
  • Total universe/Complete enumeration
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
  • Self-administered questionnaire
Time Method Time Method
  • Cross-section
Kind of Data Kind of Data
  • Numeric
Date of Collection
  • 11.2002 - 03.2003

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)
Errata in current version
Version changes

Further Remarks

Number of Units: 747
Number of Variables: 240
Analysis System(s): SPSS, Stata


  • Wüst, Andreas: Einstellungen von Parlamentskandidaten gegenüber Einwandererminoritäten in Deutschland und den Niederlanden, Zeitschrift für Parlamentsfragen, 2005: 36, Heft 1.
  • Schmitt, Hermann; Wüst, Andreas: Direktkandidaten bei der Bundestagswahl 2002: Politische Agenda und Links-Rechts-Selbsteinstufung im Vergleich zu den Wählern. S. 303-325, In: Brettschneider, Frank; van Deth, Jan; Roller, Edeltraud (Hrsg.): Die Bundestagswahl 2002: Analysen der Wahlergebnisse und des Wahlkampfes. Wiesbaden: VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, 2004.
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Research Data Centre
  • German Federal Election Studies
    The data base consists of one-off surveys, panel surveys, and cumulated surveys. It comprises representative polls for all German federal elections since 1949.
    Further studies are listed under GLES (German Longitudinal Election Study).
  • German Candidate Surveys