Eurobarometer Data Service

Eurobarometer 12     October 1979     ZA No.  1037

European Parliamentary Elections

Special Topics:

  • Attitudes towards the European Parliament and the European Election (post-election)

Documents and Data:

  • Study Description (including errata, version tracking, access to data and documents)
  • pdf  Archive variable report
  • Search in Eurobarometer Codebooks / Questionnaires
  • ZACAT online access - dataset v1.0.0 (study and variable retrieval, data browsing, descriptive analysis, data download) 

Remarks:

  • Current archive dataset version / update: v1.0.1 (2012)
  • Errata

Publications:

  • pdf  Commission of the European Communities: Euro-Barometer 12. Brussels, December 1979. [DE]

  • Ronald Inglehart and Jacques-Rene Rabier: "Europe elects a Parliament: Cognitive Mobilization, Political Mobilization and Pro-European Attitudes as Influences on Voter Turnout," Government and Opposition, Volume 14, No.4, Autumn, 1979, pp. 479-507.

  

 

Sample size

Fieldwork dates Field-Questionnaires  pdf
France 986 17 Oct 79 - 22 Oct 79 FR
Belgium 1000 06 Oct 79 - 12 Oct 79

BE_NL / BE_FR

Netherlands 1092 15 Oct 79 - 31 Oct 79 NL
Germany (West) 1005 17 Oct 79 - 23 Oct 79 DE
Italy 1170 17 Oct 79 - 30 Oct 79 IT
Luxembourg 298 06 Oct 79 - 22 Oct 79 LU
Denmark 1029 20 Oct 79 - 28 Oct 79 DK
Ireland 1006 11 Oct 79 - 26 Oct 79 IE
Great Britain 1103 11 Oct 79 - 26 Oct 79 GB
Northern Ireland 300 11 Oct 79 - 26 Oct 79 GB_NI
Questionnaire Copyright and Acknowledgements

Errata:

  • Inconsistencies have been reported for the AGE variable (V41) with respect to the German respondents. This variable should be used with caution.

© GESIS Meinhard Moschner