Eurobarometer Data Service

Church Attendance

(If belonging to a religion) Do you attend religious services ...?

ECS 1971

  1. Several times a week 
  2. Nearly each week 
  3. One or two times a month 
  4. Several times a year 
  5. Never or nearly never

ECS 1970, ECS 1973 to Eurobarometer 30

  1. Several times a week 
  2. Once a week 
  3. A few times a year 
  4. Never

Eurobarometer 31 ff.

  1. Several times a week 
  2. Once a week 
  3. A few times a year 
  4. Once a year or less 
  5. Never

Eurobarometer 63.1 ff.

Apart from weddings and funerals, about how often do you attend religious services?

  1. More than once a week 
  2. Once a week 
  3. About once a month
  4. About each two or three month
  5. Only on special holy days 
  6. About once a year
  7. Less often 
  8. Never
ZA Study Number Eurobarometer Fieldwork Month Fieldwork Year Question Number Variable Name (1)
0626ECS70 2-3 1970 Q.52 V113
0627ECS71 7 1971 Q.46 V69
0628ECS73 9-10 1973 Q.39 V105
09884 10 1975 Q.259 V142
09895 5-6 1976 Q.240 V150
09906 11 1976 Q.237 V159
09917 4-5 1977 Q.172 V96
09928 10-11 1977 Q.227 V121
09939 5-6 1978 Q.170 V68
099410 10-11 1978 Q.177 V87
103813 4 1980 Q.152 V58
120716 10-11 1981 Q.259 V74
154123 3-4 1985 Q.258 V142
171530 10-11 1988 Q.560 V716
175031 3-4 1989 Q.560 V510
175131A 7 1989 Q.460 V683
175232 10-11 1989 D.29 V1331
175333 3-4 1990 D.29 V256
196034.0 10-11 1990 D.29 V316
196134.1 10-11 1990 D.29 V273
196234.2 10-11 1990 D.29 V488
203135.0 3 1991 D.29 V269
203235.1 3 1991 D.29 V303
203335.A 3 1991 D.29 V169
208136 10-11 1991 D.29 V427
214137.0 3-4 1992 D.27 V647
229438.0 9-10 1992 D.27 V749
234639.0 3-4 1993 D.27 V726
234839.A 3-4 1993 D.27 V103
245940 10-11 1993 D.27 V595
249041.0 4-5 1994 D.27 V461
249141.1 6-7 1994 D.27 V350
256342 11-12 1994 D.27 V497
263643.0 3-4 1995 D.27 V148
289946.1 10-11 1996 D.27b V304
308550.0 10-11 1998 D.27 V380
423363.1 1-2 2005 D.45  
441163.4 5-6 2005 D.45 
441564.3 11-12 2005 D.45 
450565.1 2-3 2006 D.45 
450665.2 3-5 2006 D.45 
450765.3 5-6 2006 D.45 
452666.1 9-10 2006 D.45 
500073.11-22010QB34

(1) Please note that the variable names refer to the final ICPSR/ZA codebook editions, if available.


© GESIS Meinhard Moschner 24.06.2010