Eurobarometer 71.3    June-July 2009     ZA No.  4973

Globalisation, Personal Values and Priorities, European Identity, Future of the European Union, Social Problems and Welfare, and European Elections

Special Topics

  • Standard trends and attitudes towards the European Union 
  • Globalisation and the EU in the world
  • Values and value priorities 
  • Human rights issues
  • National and European identity
  • The future of the European Union - predictions and hopes for 2030  
  • The representation of regional and local public authorities in the EU
  • Attitudes towards minorities and immigrants
  • Social welfare, pensions and employment situation
  • European Elections 2009 (post-election survey)  

Documents and Data


  • Original data set and documentation supplied by TNS Opinion&Social
  • Module QK on "European Elections" only surveyed in EU 27 countries
  • Starting with Eurobarometer 71.3 the German region "Berlin" is not longer split up into West- and East-Germany, but completely allocated to East-Germany.
  • Current archive dataset version / update: v3.0.0 (2012)


  • TNS Opinion & Social: Standard Eurobarometer 71. Public Opinion in the European Union. This survey was requested and coordinated by the Directorate-General for Communication. Brussels, September 2009.
    Results for questions on Human Rights have only been published in the context of the national reports.
  • TNS Opinion & Social: EUROBAROMETER 71. Future of Europe. Fieldwork: June - July 2009. Survey requested and coordinated by the Directorate General Press and Communication (European Commission). Brussels, January 2010.
  • TNS Opinion & Social: Special Eurobarometer 320 / Wave 71.3: Post-electoral survey 2009. Survey requested by the European Parliament, and coordinated by the Directorate-General for Communication of the European Commission. Brussels, November 2009.