Eurobarometer Data Service

Eurobarometer 64.3     November-December 2005     ZA No.  4415

Foreign Languages, Biotechnology, Organized Crime, and Health Items

Special Topics:

  • Learning, knowledge and use of foreign languages  
  • Biotechnology and genetic engineering   
  • Organized crime and corruption  
  • Health consciousness: breastfeeding, diet, physical activity, overweight children, state of health   
  • Smoking habits and passive smoking  
  • AIDS prevention  
  • Medical errors  
  • Consumer rights in Poland (wave 3)

Documents and data:

Remarks:

  • Original data set and documentation supplied by TNS Opinion&Social TNS Opinion&Social logo
  • Including remaining candidate countries after the 2004 enlargement and the Turkish Cypriot Community (TCC)
  • The topical module FOREIGN LANGUAGES (QA1 to QASD5b) was not surveyed in Northern Cyprus (TCC).
  • The topical modules SCIENCE&TECHNOLOGY: BIOTECHNOLOGY (QB1 to QB24) and FIGHT AGAINST CRIME: ORGANIZED CRIME AND CORRUPTION (QC1 to QC8) were not surveyed in Romania, Bulgaria, Turkey, Croatia, and Northern Cyprus (TCC).
  • The topical modules on SMOKING HABITS (QE1 to QE14), AIDS PREVENTION (QF1 to QF4), and MEDICAL ERRORS (QG1 to QG8)  were only asked in Romania, Bulgaria, Turkey, Croatia, and Northern Cyprus (TCC). In the EU member countries these questions were surveyed in the framework of Eurobarometer 64.1 (ZA4413).  
  • The topical module on CONSUMER RIGHTS (QH1-QH21) was also surveyed the framework of Eurobarometer 63.5 (ZA4412), in both studies only in Poland.   
  • Standard trend questions not included
     
  • Current archive dataset version / update: v1.0.1 (2012)

Publications:

  • pdf TNS Opinion & Social: Special Eurobarometer 239 / Wave 64.1 & 64.3: Attitudes of European towards tobacco. Survey requested by Directorate General Health and Consumer Protection and coordinated by Directorate General Press and Communication (European Commission). Brussels, January 2006. [DE]

  • pdf TNS Opinion & Social: Special Eurobarometer 240 / Wave 64.1 & 64.3: AIDS Prevention. Survey requested by Directorate General SANCO and coordinated by Directorate General Press and Communication (European Commission). Brussels, January 2006. [DE]

  • pdf TNS Opinion & Social: Special Eurobarometer 241 / Wave 64.1 & 64.3: Medical Errors. Survey requested by Directorate General SANCO and coordinated by Directorate General Press and Communication (European Commission). Brussels, January 2006. [DE]

  • pdf TNS Opinion & Social: Special Eurobarometer 243 / Wave 64.3: Europeans and their languages. Survey requested by Directorate General for Education and Culture and coordinated by Directorate General Press and Communication (European Commission). Brussels, February 2006.

  • pdf TNS Opinion & Social: Special Eurobarometer 244b / Wave 64.3: Europeans and Biotechnology in 2005: Patterns and Trends. Survey requested by Directorate General for Research and coordinated by Directorate General Press and Communication (European Commission). Brussels, July 2006.

  • pdf TNS Opinion & Social: Special Eurobarometer 245 / Wave 64.3: Opinions on organized, cross-border crime and corruption. Survey requested by Directorate General for Education and Culture and coordinated by Directorate General Press and Communication (European Commission). Brussels, March 2006.

  • pdf TNS Opinion & Social: Special Eurobarometer 246 / Wave 64.3: Health and Food. Survey requested by Directorate General Health and Consumer Protection and coordinated by Directorate General Press and Communication (European Commission). Brussels, November 2006. [DE]

  

 

Sample size

Fieldwork dates Field-Questionnaires pdf
France 1012 08 Nov 05 - 05 Dec 05 FR
Belgium 1000 08 Nov 05 - 06 Dec 05

BE_NL / BE_FR

Netherlands 1031 12 Nov 05 - 05 Dec 05 NL
Germany (West) 1007 08 Nov 05 - 29 Nov 05 DE
Italy 1000 07 Nov 05 - 05 Dec 05 IT
Luxembourg 501 07 Nov 05 - 06 Dec 05 LU_LU / LU_FR
Denmark 1031 08 Nov 05 - 07 Dec 05 DK
Ireland 1000 09 Nov 05 - 04 Dec 05 IE
Great Britain 1017 05 Nov 05 - 04 Dec 05 GB (UK)
Northern Ireland 304 05 Nov 05 - 04 Dec 05 GB (UK)
Greece 1000 09 Nov 05 - 04 Dec 05 GR
Spain 1025 05 Nov 05 - 04 Dec 05 ES_ES / ES_CA
Portugal 1000 22 Nov 05 - 06 Dec 05 PT
Germany (East) 550 08 Nov 05 - 29 Nov 05  DE
Finland 1017 08 Nov 05 - 07 Dec 05 FI_FI / FI_SE
Sweden 1054 08 Nov 05 - 29 Nov 05 SE
Austria 1002 10 Nov 05 - 02 Dec 05 AT
Rep. of Cyprus 502 11 Nov 05 - 05 Dec 05 CY_GR
Czech Republic 1029 11 Nov 05 - 04 Dec 05 CZ
Estonia 1000 11 Nov 05 - 06 Dec 05 EE_EE / EE_RU
Hungary 1015 11 Nov 05 - 28 Nov 05 HU
Latvia 1000 08 Nov 05 - 04 Dec 05 LV_LV / LV_RU
Lithuania 1011 13 Nov 05 - 04 Dec 05 LT
Malta 500 08 Nov 05 - 04 Dec 05 MT_MT / MT_GB
Poland 1000 10 Nov 05 - 06 Dec 05 PL
Slovakia 1044 11 Nov 05 - 29 Nov 05 SK
Slovenia 1030 11 Nov 05 - 06 Dec 05 SI
Bulgaria 1004 07 Nov 05 - 21 Nov 05 BG
Romania 1002 12 Nov 05 - 04 Dec 05 RO
Turkey 1005 07 Nov 05 - 05 Dec 05 TR_TR
Croatia 1000 08 Nov 05 - 05 Dec 05 HR
Cyprus (TCC) 500 09 Nov 05 - 26 Nov 05 CY_TR
Questionnaire Copyright and Acknowledgements

© GESIS Meinhard Moschner