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ZA6612: Generation Y

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  • ZA6612_v1-0-0.csv (Dataset) 2 MBytes
  • ZA6612_v1-0-0.dta (Dataset Stata) 275 KBytes
  • ZA6612_v1-0-0.sav (Dataset SPSS) 269 KBytes


  • ZA6612_fb.pdf (Questionnaire) 80 KBytes

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  • ZA6612_b.pdf (Report) 656 KBytes
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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung, Berlin (2016): Generation Y. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA6612 Data file Version 1.0.0,
Study No.ZA6612
TitleGeneration Y
Current Version1.0.0, 2016-3-31,
Date of Collection29.06.2015 - 12.07.2015
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung, Berlin


AbstractLife situation and attitude towards life. Attitudes towards profession, work and family. Attitudes towards society and politics. Political participation and social engagement. Attitudes towards the Internet and use of digital technologies. Private usage behavior of digital technologies.
Categories Categories
  • Occupation, Profession
  • Political Attitudes and Behavior
  • Group
  • Society, Culture
Topics Topics
  • 1 Labour and employment
  • 5 Society and culture
  • 11 Politics
  • 9 Information and communication


Geographic Coverage
  • Germany (DE)
UniverseGerman-speaking population aged 25 to 34 years
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
Non-Probability Sample: Quota Sample
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
Self-administered questionnaire: CAWI (Computer-Assisted Web Interview)
Data CollectorTNS Infratest Politikforschung, Berlin
Date of Collection
  • 29.06.2015 - 12.07.2015

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
1.0.0 (current version)2016-3-31 first archive edition
Errata in current version
Version changes

Further Remarks

NotesThe study was conducted on behalf of the Federal Press Office.
Number of Units: 765
Number of Variables: 204
Analysis System(s): SPSS, Stata, CSV


  • TNS Infratest Politikforschung: Generation Y: August 2015. Eine Studie von TNS Infratest Politikforschung im Auftrag des Bundespresseamtes / BPA. Berlin: August 2015
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Research Data Centre
  • Surveys commissioned by the Press and Information Office of the Federal Government
    The ´Press and Information Office of the Federal Government´ (Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung) infoms citizens and media about the work of the federal government. Above all the office informs the federal government of the news in Germany and worldwide and explores the public opinion.