Danish Gallup Omnibus Data 1962, Omnibus no. 11

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Codebook: Variables, universes, concepts, survey design and frequency distribution



See abstract


Danish Gallup Omnibus Data 1962 comprises 13 omnibus surveys carried out by the Danish Gallup Institute in the months from May to December in 1962. This data material contains information from omnibus no. 11. # #Each survey contains a number of demographic variables common to all the surveys of that year, as well as a number of questions dealing with topical events. # #The questions common to the 1962 omnibuses (July-December) are: Urbanization by geographical region; sex; age; marital status; occupation of the respondent; form of salary; income of the respondent; income of the family; occupation of the head of household; education; composition of household; social group; type of home; possession of garden or weekend cottage; radio habits; Radio Merkur; and party preference. # #The special questions in this omnibus deal with the following issues: # #First aid instruction; the risk of a new world war coming soon; assessment of the Government's performance; attitude to Denmark's membership of NATO; and possible correlation between nuclear tests and bad summer weather


Atomic war, Nuclear test, Atomic weapon, First aid, War, Artificial respiration, Local radio, Party preferences, Radio listening habits, The activity of the government, World war


Economics: Income, property and investment/saving, Labour and employment: Employment, Politics: Mass political behaviour, attitudes/opinion, Education, Housing and land use planning: Housing, Social stratification and groupings: Social and occupational mobility, Social stratification and groupings: Gender and gender roles, Social stratification and groupings: Family life and marriage (including household composition and generations), Society and culture: Social behaviour and attitudes, Society and culture: Social conditions and indicators, Society and culture: Leisure, tourism and sport, Politics: Conflict, security and peace, Politics: International politics and organisations, Natural environment: Environmental degradation/pollution and environmental protection


Age limits,

Geographic Coverage

National, As many re-visits as possible within the time limits set for field work.

Data set

Order data

Variables: 56
Analysis unit: Individuals, Danish residents aged 15 or more, living in private households.


In data set: 1296
Original sample: NA


Kind of data: Survey data

Time dimension: Cross-sectional (one time) study - partial replication,

Sampling procedure: Other

Action to minimize loos: As many re-visits as possible within the time limits set for field work.

Data collection

Mode of collection: Face-to-face interview

Test type: Structured questionnaire

Number of questions: 54

Data Collector: NA

Temporal coverage

Start: 1962-11-01
End: 1962-11-30


TNS Gallup, Danish Gallup Omnibus Data 1962, Omnibus no. 11, Dansk Data Arkiv Danish Data Archive, 1989. 1 data file: DDA-1269, version: 1.0.0, http://dx.doi.org/10.5279/DK-SA-DDA-1269

Persistent identifier:

DOI: 10.5279/DK-SA-DDA-1269

Archive information

Received: 1989-07-01


Study state: The Danish Data Archive has fully documented and preserved the data in a long-term preservation format.
Access conditions: Science and Statistics


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