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Eurobarometer 55.2     May-June 2001     ZA No.  3509

Science and Technology, Agriculture, The Euro, and Internet Access

Special Topics:

  • Science and Technology (interests/activities, attitudes, knowledge, competence, European potential) 
  • The Common Agricultural Policy (CAP)   
  • The Common European Currency / EURO (knowledge, experiences, expectations)   
  • Information Society: Access to and expectations towards the Internet (E-inclusion)    

Documents and Data:


  • No standard trend questions, reduced demographics
  • Swiss data on the 'Science and Technology' module are available in the framework of EBCH 2001 (online access to integrated datasets EU+Switzerland via FORS online data catalogue)
  • Candidate countries data on the "Science and Technology" and "Agricultural Policy" modules are available in the framework of CCEB 2002.3 (ZA 4235).
  • See also special Eurobarometer trend file release: "Public Understanding of Science in Europe 1989-2005" (ZA4669).
  • Current archive dataset version / update: v1.0.1 (2012)


  • European Commission, Research Directorate-General: Eurobarometer 55.2 - Europeans Science and Technology, Brussels, December 2001 (also available in French and German)

  • The European Opinion Research Group EEIG: Eurobarometer 55.2. Les Européens et la E-Inclusion. Rapport pour la DG Emploi (European Commission). Bruxelles. Printemps 2001.

  • The European Opinion Research Group EEIG: Eurobarometer 55.2. Europeans and the Common Agricultural Policy. Report for the Directorate-General for Agriculture (European Commission). Brussels. Spring 2001.

  • European Commission: Europeans and the EURO. Brussels. July 2001. (report also available in French).