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On this site you will find information about GLES, the German Longitudinal Election Study. Beside data specific documents (like the documentation of questionnaires, study descriptions and so on) you will also find documents which cover multiple components of GLES.

The documentations of questionnaires and the study descriptions are also available through the Data Catalog, where the datasets are supplied. To download the data please follow this link.

Component 1: Cross-section

Cross-section 2017

ZA6800, Pre-election Cross-section, Version 5.0.1
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (English)
Study description (German)

ZA6801, Post-election Cross-section, Version 4.0.1
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (English)
Study description (German)

ZA6802, Pre- and post-election Cross-section (Cumulation), Version 3.0.1
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (English)
Study description (German)

Cross-section 2013

ZA5700, Pre-election Cross-section, Version 2.0.2
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (English)
Study description (German)

ZA5701, Post-election Cross-section, Version 3.0.1
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (English)
Study description (German)

ZA5702, Pre- and post-election Cross-section (Cumulation), Version 4.0.1
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (English)
Study description (German)

Cross-section 2009

ZA5300, Pre-election Cross-section, Version 5.0.2
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (English)
Study description (German)

ZA5301, Pre-election Cross-section, Version 4.0.2
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (English)
Study description (German)

ZA5302, Pre- and post-election Cross-section (Cumulation), Version 6.0.2
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (English)
Study description (German)

Component 2: Rolling Cross Section Campaign Survey

Rolling Cross Section Campaign Survey 2017

ZA6803, Version 4.0.1
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (English)
Study description (German)

Rolling Cross Section Campaign Survey 2013

ZA5703, Version 2.0.2
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (English)
Study description (German)

Rolling Cross Section Campaign Survey 2009

ZA5303, Version 6.0.2
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (English)
Study description (German)

Component 3: Short-term Campaign Panel

Repeatedly questioned respondents of the Short-term Campaign Panel 2013 and 2017

ZA6827, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

Short-term Campaign Panel 2017

ZA6804 (Short-term Campaign Panel 2017), Version 6.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (single waves) (German)
Study description (German)

ZA6805 (Control Group I, to Panel Wave 4), Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)

ZA6806 (Control Group II, to Panel Wave 6), Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)

ZA6807 (Control Group III, to Panel Wave 8), Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)

ZA6822 (Short-term Campaign Panel - Lower Saxony election wave), Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)

Intermediate inquiry

ZA5759 Intermediate inquiry 2015 of Long-term Panel started in 2005,2009 and 2013 and of Short-term Campaign Panel 2013, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5758 Intermediate inquiry 2014 of Long-term Panel started in 2005,2009 and 2013 and of Short-term Campaign Panel 2013, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

Short-term Campaign Panel 2013

ZA5704 (Short-term Campaign Panel 2013), Version 3.2.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (single questionnaire, German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (all waves, German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (all waves, English)
Study description (German)
Study description (English)

ZA5753 (Control Group I, to Panel Wave 3), Version 3.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (English)
Study description (German)

ZA5754 (Control Group II, to Panel Wave 5), Version 3.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (English)
Study description (German)

ZA5755 (Control Group III, to Panel Wave 7), Version 3.1.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (English)
Study description (German)

Repeatedly questioned respondents of the Short-term Campaign Panel 2009 and 2013

ZA5757, Version 1.1.0
Documentation of Questionnaire 2009 (all waves)
Documentation of Questionnaire 2013 (all waves)
Study description (German)

Short-term Campaign Panel 2009

ZA5305, Version 5.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire
Documentation of Questionnaire (single waves)
Study description

Component 4: Campaign Media Content Analysis

Campaign Media Content Analysis 2017

ZA6809 (Print), Version 1.0.0
Methodology Report (German)
Methodology Report (English)

ZA6808 (TV), Version 1.0.0
Methodology Report (German)
Methodology Report (English)

Campaign Media Content Analysis 2013

ZA5706 (Print), Version 1.0.0
Methodology Report (German)
Methodology Report (English)

ZA5705 (TV), Version 1.0.0
Methodology Report (German)
Methodology Report (English)

Campaign Media Content Analysis 2009

ZA5306, Version 1.2.0
Methodology Report (German)
Methodology Report (English)

ZA5307, Version 1.0.0
Methodology Report (German)
Methodology Report (English)

Component 5: TV Debate Analysis

TV Debate Analysis 2017

ZA6810-ZA6813: Version 1.0.0, ZA6829-ZA6831: Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (ZA6810) (German)
Study description (for all datasets) (German)
Codebook TV debate (ZA6811) (German)
Codebook Fünfkampf (ZA6829) (German)

TV Debate Analysis 2013

ZA5709: Version 3.0.0, ZA5710: Version 2.2.0, ZA5711, ZA5712: Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (ZA5709) (German)
Study description (for all datasets) (German)
Codebook TV debate (ZA5710) (German)

TV Debate Analysis 2009

ZA5309, Version 2.0.0, ZA5310, Version 1.1.0, ZA5311-ZA5316, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (ZA5309) (German)
Study description (for all datasets) (German)
Codebook TV debate (ZA5311) (German)
Content Analyses TV debate: Coding TV debate (ZA5311) (German)
Content Analyses TV debate: Transcription TV debate (ZA5311) (German)
Codebook: Regional Newspapers (ZA5312-ZA5314) (German)
Content Analyses Regional Newspapers: Coding artical (ZA5312) (German)
Content Analyses Regional Newspapers: Coding statements chancellor candidates (ZA5313) (German)
Content Analyses Regional Newspapers: Coding statements TV debate (ZA5314) (German)
Content Analyses Special Broadcast: Coding statements chancellor candidates (ZA5315) (German)
Content Analyses Special Broadcast: Coding statements TV debate (ZA5316) (German)

Component 6: Candidate Campaign Survey

Candidate Campaign Survey 2017

ZA6814, Version 3.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

European Parliament Election Study 2014, Candidate Survey

ZA5718, Version 2.0.0
Codebook (German)

ZA5717, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

Candidate Campaign Survey 2013

ZA5716, Version 3.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

Candidate Campaign Survey 2009

ZA5318, ZA5319, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire: Candidates of list (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire: Candidates of constituency (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire: Candidates of constituency and list (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire: Onlinesurvey (German)
Study description (German)

Component 7: Long-term panel

ZA5770, Long-term Panel 2013-2017 (GLES), Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5760, Intermediate inquiry 2016 of Long-term Panel started in 2005,2009 and 2013 (GLES), Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5759, Intermediate inquiry 2015 of Long-term Panel started in 2005,2009 and 2013 and of Short-term Campaign Panel 2013, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5758, Intermediate inquiry 2014 of Long-term Panel started in 2005,2009 and 2013 and of Short-term Campaign Panel 2013, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5322, Long-term panel 2009-2013-2017, version 1.1.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (single questionnaire) (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (cumulated questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)
Technical Report (German)

ZA5321, Langfrist-Panel 2005-2009-2013, Version 2.1.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)
Variablensystematik (German)

ZA5320, Long-term panel 2002-2005-2009, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German) (German)
Documentation of Questionnaire (English) (German)
Study description (German)
Study description (English)
Methodology Report (German)

Component 8: Long-term Online Tracking

ZA6824 Longterm-Online-Tracking, T40, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA6823 Longterm-Online-Tracking, T39, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA6818 Longterm-Online-Tracking, T38, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA6817 Long-term Online Tracking, T37, Version 2.0.1
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA6816 Long-term Online Tracking, T36, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA6815 Long-term Online Tracking, T35, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5734 Long-term Online Tracking, T34, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5733 Long-term Online Tracking, T33, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5732 Long-term Online Tracking, T32, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5731 Long-term Online Tracking, T31, Version 1.1.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5730 Long-term Online Tracking, T30, Version 1.2.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5750 Long-term Online-Tracking, Cumulation 2009-2014, Module questions , Version 1.1.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5729 Long-term Online Tracking, T29, Version 1.1.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5728 Long-term Online Tracking, T28, Version 2.1.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5727 Long-term Online Tracking, T27, Version 1.1.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5726 Long-term Online Tracking, T26, Version 1.1.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5725 Long-term Online Tracking, T25, Version 2.1.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5749 Long-term Online-Tracking, Cumulation 2009-2014, Core questions, Version 1.2.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5724 Long-term Online Tracking, T24, Version 1.2.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5723 Long-term Online Tracking, T23, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5722 Long-term Online Tracking, T22, Version 3.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5721 Long-term Online Tracking, T21, Version 3.1.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5720 Long-term Online Tracking, T20, Version 3.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5719 Long-term Online Tracking, T19, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5351 Long-term Online Tracking, T18, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5350 Long-term Online Tracking, T17, Version 1.2.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5357 Long-term Online Tracking, Cumulation (T6, T8-T16), Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (single study) (German)
Study description (single study) (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5349 Long-term Online Tracking, T16, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5348 Long-term Online Tracking, T15, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5347 Long-term Online Tracking, T14, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5346 Long-term Online Tracking, T13, Version 2.1.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5345 Long-term Online Tracking, T12, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5344 Long-term Online Tracking, T11, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5343 Long-term Online Tracking, T10, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5342 Long-term Online Tracking, T9, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5341 Long-term Online Tracking, T8, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5340 Long-term Online Tracking, T7, Version 4.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5339 Long-term Online Tracking, T6, Version 3.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5338 Long-term Online Tracking, T5, Version 3.1.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5337 Long-term Online Tracking, T4, Version 3.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5336 Long-term Online Tracking, T3, Version 4.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5335 Long-term Online Tracking, T2, Version 4.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5334 Long-term Online Tracking, T1, Version 3.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

Component 8: State Elections

ZA6820 State Election: North Rhine-Westphalia 2017, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA6819 State Election: Schleswig-Holstein 2017, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5744 State Election: Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania 2016, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5743 State Election: Rhineland-Palatinate 2016, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5742 State Election: Saxony-Anhalt 2016, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5741 State Election: Baden-Württemberg 2016, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5740 State Election: Thuringia 2014, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5739 State Election: Brandenburg 2014, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5738 State Election: Saxony 2014, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5737 State Election: Hesse 2013, Version 3.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5736 State Election: Bavaria 2013, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5735 State Election: Lower Saxony 2013, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5332 State Election: Schleswig-Holstein 2012, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5333 State Election: North Rhine-Westphalia 2012, Version 1.1.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5330 State Election: Mecklenburg-West Pomerania 2011, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5329 State Election: Berlin 2011, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5326 State Election: Bremen 2011, Version 1.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5331 State Election: Hamburg 2011, Version 3.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5325 State Election: Saxony-Anhalt 2011, Version 3.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5327 State Election: Rhineland-Palatinate 2011, Version 3.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5328 State Election: Baden-Württemberg 2011, Version 3.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

ZA5324 State Election: North Rhine-Westphalia 2010, Version 2.0.0
Documentation of Questionnaire (German)
Study description (German)

Component 9: Long-Term Media Agenda Analysis

ZA5323, Version 2.0.0
Methodology Report (German)
Dictionary (German)
Correspondence list (German)

Component Y: Multi Level Panel (MLP)

Pretests and sensitive regional data