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ZA5161: European Parliament Election Study 2014, Voter Study, Supplementary Study

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  • ZA5161_v1-0-0.dta (Dataset Stata) 38 MBytes
  • ZA5161_v1-0-0.sav (Dataset SPSS) 11 MBytes


  • ZA5161_bq.pdf (Questionnaire) 168 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_at.pdf (Questionnaire) 200 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_be-fr.pdf (Questionnaire) 82 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_be-nl.pdf (Questionnaire) 199 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_bg.pdf (Questionnaire) 204 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_cy.pdf (Questionnaire) 203 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_cz.pdf (Questionnaire) 198 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_de.pdf (Questionnaire) 198 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_dk.pdf (Questionnaire) 196 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_ee-ee.pdf (Questionnaire) 195 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_ee-ru.pdf (Questionnaire) 200 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_es-ca.pdf (Questionnaire) 200 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_es-es.pdf (Questionnaire) 197 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_fi-fi.pdf (Questionnaire) 198 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_fi-se.pdf (Questionnaire) 201 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_fr.pdf (Questionnaire) 197 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_gb.pdf (Questionnaire) 196 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_gr.pdf (Questionnaire) 203 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_hr.pdf (Questionnaire) 196 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_hu.pdf (Questionnaire) 203 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_ie.pdf (Questionnaire) 194 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_it.pdf (Questionnaire) 195 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_lt.pdf (Questionnaire) 200 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_lu-de.pdf (Questionnaire) 197 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_lu-fr.pdf (Questionnaire) 200 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_lu-lu.pdf (Questionnaire) 200 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_lv-lv.pdf (Questionnaire) 203 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_lv-ru.pdf (Questionnaire) 213 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_mt-en.pdf (Questionnaire) 193 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_mt-mt.pdf (Questionnaire) 197 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_nl.pdf (Questionnaire) 201 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_pl.pdf (Questionnaire) 199 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_pt.pdf (Questionnaire) 202 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_ro.pdf (Questionnaire) 203 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_se.pdf (Questionnaire) 195 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_si.pdf (Questionnaire) 200 KBytes
  • ZA5161_q_sk.pdf (Questionnaire) 200 KBytes

Other Documents

  • ZA5161_cp.xlsx (Codeplan) 58 KBytes
  • ZA5161_mr.pdf (Method Report) 38 KBytes
  • ZA5161_release_notes.pdf (Other Document) 266 KBytes
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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation Schmitt, Hermann; Popa, Sebastian Adrian; Devinger, Felix (2015): European Parliament Election Study 2014, Voter Study, Supplementary Study. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA5161 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA5161
TitleEuropean Parliament Election Study 2014, Voter Study, Supplementary Study
Other Titles
  • European Election Study Voter Study 2014 (Alternative Title)
  • EES 2014 Voter Study (Parallel Title)
  • European Election Study 2014 (Parallel Title)
Current Version1.0.0, 2015-7-23,
Date of Collection28.02.2015 - 20.03.2015
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Schmitt, Hermann - MZES, Universiät Mannheim
  • Popa, Sebastian Adrian - MZES, Universiät Mannheim
  • Devinger, Felix - MZES, Universiät Mannheim


AbstractThe main aim of the EES 2014, Voter Study, Supplementary Study, is to partially remedy for the mistake that appeared in the question wording of qpp19 in the EES 2014 Voter Study, First Post-Election Survey (ZA5160). Voting behavior. Attitudes towards the EU and towards EU unification. Perception of parties regarding EU unification. Representation. Topics: 1. Voting: if there was a general election tomorrow, which party would be voted for (Sunday question). 2. Institutions and EU integration: trust in EU institutions; identification as a citizen of the EU; European Parliament takes into consideration the concerns of European citizens; respondent feels attached to Europe; country’s membership of EU is a good or bad thing; EU support for Member State facing severe economic and financial difficulties; respondent´s attitude towards European unification; perception of parties regarding EU unification. 3. Value orientations: left-right self-placement. 4. Representation: assessment of government’s records; assessment of EU institutions records. Demography: nationality (migration status); age; marital status; age at completion of full-time education; gender; religious denomination; attendance of religious services; trade union membership; degree of urbanisation; Additionally coded: interview id; country; region; size of locality; date of the interview; language of the interview; split ballot; weighting factors.
Categories Categories
  • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
  • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • International politics and organisations
  • Political behaviour and attitudes
  • Elections
Old Topics Old Topics
  • 11.2 International politics and organisation
  • 11.5 Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion
  • 11.7 Elections


Geographic Coverage
  • Austria (AT)
  • Belgium (BE)
  • Bulgaria (BG)
  • Cyprus (CY)
  • Czech Republic (CZ)
  • Germany (DE)
  • Denmark (DK)
  • Estonia (EE)
  • Spain (ES)
  • Finland (FI)
  • France (FR)
  • United Kingdom (GB)
  • Greece (GR)
  • Croatia (HR)
  • Hungary (HU)
  • Ireland (IE)
  • Italy (IT)
  • Lithuania (LT)
  • Luxembourg (LU)
  • Latvia (LV)
  • Malta (MT)
  • Netherlands (NL)
  • Poland (PL)
  • Portugal (PT)
  • Romania (RO)
  • Sweden (SE)
  • Slovenia (SI)
  • Slovakia (SK)
UniversePopulation of the respective nationalities of the European Union Member States, resident in each of the Mamber States and aged 18 years and over (16 years old an over in Austria). The survey covers the national population of citizens and the population of citizens of all the European Union Member States that ae residents in thes countries and have a sufficient command of the national languages to answer the questionnaire.
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Probability Sample: Multistage Stratified Random Sample
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Face-to-face interview: CAPI (Computer Assisted Personal Interview)
Data CollectorTNS Dimarso, Brussels, Belgium; TNS BBSS, Sofia, Bulgaria; TNS Aisa s.r.o., Prague, Czech Republic; TNS GALLUP DK, Copenhagen, Denmark; TNS Infratest, Munich, Germany; TNS Emor, Tallinn, Estonia; Behaviour & Attitudes, Dublin, Ireland; TNS ICAP, Athens, Greece; TNS Spain, Madrid, Spain; TNS Sofres, Montrouge, France; HENDAL, Zagreb, Croatia; TNS Italia, Milan, Italy; CYMAR, Nicosia, Cyprus; TNS Latvia, Riga, Latvia; TNS Lithuania, Vilnius, Lithuania; TNS ILRES, Luxembourg, Luxembourg; TNS Hoffmann Kft, Budapest, Hungary; MISCO International Ltd, Valletta, Malta; TNS NIPO, Amsterdam, Netherlands; TNS Austria, Vienna, Austria; TNS Polska, Warsaw, Poland; TNS Portugal, Lisbon, Portugal; TNS CSOP, Bucharest, Romania; RM PLUS, Maribor, Slovenia; TNS Slovakia, Bratislava, Slovakia; TNS GALLUP Oy, Espoo, Finland; TNS SIFO, Stockholm, Sweden; TNS UK, London, United Kingdom; TNS Opinion, Brussels (international co-ordination)
Date of Collection
  • 28.02.2015 - 20.03.2015

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
1.0.0 (current version)2015-7-23 first archive edition
Errata in current version
Version changes

Further Remarks

Number of Units: 27417
Number of Variables: 180
Analysis System(s): SPSS, Stata


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Research Data Centre
  • European Election Studies
    Beside these international studies there is also group European Election (Germany), in which the surveys are listed that were only done in Germany for the European Parliament elections.