Die Allgemeine Bevölkerungsumfrage
der Sozialwissenschaften

The German General Social Survey (ALLBUS) collects up-to-date data on attitudes, behavior, and social structure in Germany. Every two years since 1980 a representative cross section of the population is surveyed using both constant and variable questions. The ALLBUS is made available to interested parties for research and teaching immediately after processing and documentation.

  • NEW: English language version of Cumulated ALLBUS 1980-2014 (Study-No. 4584)

  • NEW: V1.1.0 of Cumulated ALLBUS 1980-2014 (Study-No. 4582)  

  • ALLBUS-Bibliography (30th Edition) 
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  • English language data set for 
    ALLBUS 2014 published