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ZA7578: Flash Eurobarometer 481 (The Euro Area, October 2019)

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  • ZA7578_v1-0-0.dta (Dataset Stata) 4 MBytes
  • ZA7578_v1-0-0.sav (Dataset SPSS) 5 MBytes

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  • ZA7578_bq.pdf (Questionnaire) 600 KBytes
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  • ZA7578_q_be-fr.pdf (Questionnaire) 128 KBytes
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  • ZA7578_q_fi-fi.pdf (Questionnaire) 122 KBytes
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  • ZA7578_readme.pdf (Other Document) 143 KBytes
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Bibliographic Citation

Citation Citation European Commission, Brussels (2019): Flash Eurobarometer 481 (The Euro Area, October 2019). Kantar Belgium, Brussels [producer]. GESIS Data Archive, Cologne. ZA7578 Data file Version 1.0.0, https://doi.org/10.4232/1.13417
Study No.ZA7578
TitleFlash Eurobarometer 481 (The Euro Area, October 2019)
Current Version1.0.0, 2019-12-9, https://doi.org/10.4232/1.13417
Date of Collection14.10.2019 - 18.10.2019
Principal Investigator/ Authoring Entity, Institution
  • European Commission, Brussels; Directorate General Communication, COMM.A.3 ´Media monitoring and Eurobarometer´

Content

AbstractAttitude towards the European Union and the implementation of the Euro as currency. Economic situation. Topics: having the euro is a good thing for the own country and for Europe; changes in feeling European due to the euro; difficulty to distinguish and handle euro bank notes and specific coins; opinion about the number of existing coins and which euro coin denominations should be removed; approval of the abolition of 1- and 2-cent euro coins and to mandatory up- and down-rounding of the final sum of purchase; conversion from the price in euro to the national currency when it comes to exceptional and common purchases; attitude towards selected statements on the euro: eases travelling, reduces cross-border banking charges, has made it easier to do business in different EU countries, has made it easier to compare prices and shop in different EU countries; preference for more or less co-ordination among euro-area governments; attitude towards the following statements on current reforms: need for significant reforms to improve economy, successful reforms in other euro area countries facilitate reforms in the own country, governments need to save for the ageing populations, retirement age should be increased to ensure sustainability of the pension system; importance of reforms to help increase growth and employment in the areas: labour market, health system, pension system, social security system, market reforms, taxation, education systems; expectations regarding the inflation rate in the current year. Demography: travels outside the own country at least once a year; development of household income since last year and expectations for the current year; age; sex; nationality; age at end of education; occupation; professional position; type of community; own a mobile phone and fixed (landline) phone; household composition and household size; region. Additionally coded was: respondent ID; country; type of phone line; nation group; weighting factor.
Categories Categories
  • International Institutions, Relations, Conditions
  • Stock Market and Monetary Transactions
Topics Topics
  • 11.2 International politics and organisation
  • 17.6 Economic systems and development

Methodology

Geographic Coverage
  • Belgium (BE)
  • Germany (DE)
  • Greece (GR)
  • Spain (ES)
  • Finland (FI)
  • France (FR)
  • Ireland (IE)
  • Italy (IT)
  • Luxembourg (LU)
  • Netherlands (NL)
  • Austria (AT)
  • Portugal (PT)
  • Cyprus (CY)
  • Estonia (EE)
  • Latvia (LV)
  • Malta (MT)
  • Slovakia (SK)
  • Slovenia (SI)
  • Lithuania (LT)
UniversePopulation of the respective nationalities of the 28 European Union Member States and other EU nationals, resident in each of the 19 Member States where the euro is used and aged 15 years and over
Sampling Procedure Sampling Procedure
  • Probability: Multistage
Mode of Collection Mode of Collection
  • Telephone interview: Computer-assisted (CATI)
Data CollectorKantar Belgium, Brussels, Belgium; Kantar Deutschland, Munich, Germany; Kantar Emor, Tallinn, Estonia; Kantar UK Ltd, London, Ireland; Taylor Nelson Sofres Market Research, Athens, Greece; TNS Investigación de Mercados y Opinión, Madrid, Spain; Kantar Public France, Montrouge, France; Kantar Italia, Milan, Italy; CYMAR, Nicosia, Cyprus; Kantar TNS Latvia, Riga, Latvia; TNS LT, Vilnius, Lithuania; ILReS Luxembourg, Luxembourg; MISCO, Valletta, Malta; TNS NIPO, Amsterdam, Netherlands; Kantar Deutschland, Munich, Austria; Marktest – Marketing, Organização e Formação, Lisbon, Portugal; Mediana, Ljubljana, Slovenia; Kantar Slovakia, Bratislava, Slovakia; Kantar TNS Oy, Espoo, Finland; Kantar Belgium, Brussels (international co-ordination)
Date of Collection
  • 14.10.2019 - 18.10.2019 (total)
  • 14.10.2019 - 17.10.2019 (Belgium)
  • 14.10.2019 - 17.10.2019 (Germany)
  • 14.10.2019 - 17.10.2019 (Estonia)
  • 14.10.2019 - 16.10.2019 (Ireland)
  • 14.10.2019 - 17.10.2019 (Greece)
  • 14.10.2019 - 18.10.2019 (Spain)
  • 14.10.2019 - 18.10.2019 (France)
  • 14.10.2019 - 16.10.2019 (Italy)
  • 14.10.2019 - 17.10.2019 (Cyprus)
  • 14.10.2019 - 17.10.2019 (Latvia)
  • 14.10.2019 - 18.10.2019 (Lithuania)
  • 15.10.2019 - 18.10.2019 (Luxembourg)
  • 14.10.2019 - 17.10.2019 (Malta)
  • 14.10.2019 - 17.10.2019 (Netherlands)
  • 14.10.2019 - 17.10.2019 (Austria)
  • 14.10.2019 - 18.10.2019 (Portugal)
  • 14.10.2019 - 17.10.2019 (Slovenia)
  • 14.10.2019 - 17.10.2019 (Slovakia)
  • 14.10.2019 - 17.10.2019 (Finland)

Errata & Versions

VersionDate, Name, DOI
1.0.0 (current version)2019-12-9 Archive release https://doi.org/10.4232/1.13417
Errata in current version
none
Version changes

Further Remarks

Number of Units: 17551
Number of Variables: 134
Analysis System(s): SPSS, Stata

Publications

Publications
  • European Commission: Flash Eurobarometer 481. The euro area. Survey requested by the European Commission, Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs and co-ordinated by the Directorate-General for Communication (DG COMM “Media Monitoring and Eurobarometer” Unit). Brussels, 2019. doi:10.2765/775049.
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Groups

Groups
  •  EB - Flash Eurobarometer
    The Flash Eurobarometer were launched by the European Commission in the late eighties, turning out a Monthly Monitor between in 1994 and 1995. These “small scale” surveys are conducted in all EU member states at times, occasionally reducing or enlarging the scope of countries as a function of specific topics. The typical sample size is 500-1000 respondents per country and interviews are usually conducted by phone in the respective national language. The Flash Eurobarometer include series on special topics (Common Currency, EU Enlargement, Information Society, Entrepreneurship, Innovation) as well as special target group polls, particularly company managers with enterprise related topics.
  • Flash Eurobarometer - Common Currency (EURO)