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Public Use File (PUF) of the GESIS Panel Special Survey on the Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 Outbreak in Germany

From March 17 to March 29, 2020, the GESIS Panel conducted a special survey with a subsample of the online respondents on the outbreak of the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. 

The data is accessible as a public use file and available for download in the GESIS Data Archive. In addition to the survey data from the special survey, the data set contains categorized demographic variables. 

We acknowledge input of the following persons: Johannes Breuer, Marcel Das (LISS), Fabian Flöck,  Arie Kapteyn (Understanding America Study), Frauke Kreuter, Hans-Martin von Gaudecker, Clemens Lechner,  Joss Rossmann, Henning Silber, Sebastian Stier, Patrick Schenk, Christof Wolf. 

 

GESIS Panel Standard/Extended Version: Longitudinal data on the Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 Outbreak in Germany

The GESIS Panel fielded a longitudinal survey on the outbreak of the coronavirus in the waves hb (May 2020 - June 2020), hc (July 2020 - August 2020) and hd (August 2020 - September 2020).

The questionnaire is available here (371 kB).

The data will be available in the GESIS Panel Standard and Extended Edition data sets. After publication, researchers can complete and sign the Data Use Agreement for the Standard Edition or use the Extended Editionn on-site at the GESIS Secure Data Center in Cologne. Please find more information here.