Eurobarometer Data Service

EU Membership: Benefit

Member states:

Eurobarometer 6
Do you think that this idea of market countries helping one another has already worked to (NATION'S) benefit?

Eurobarometer 19, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 31A, 32, 33, 34.0, 34.2
Taking everything into consideration, would you say that (YOUR COUNTRY) has on balance benefited or not from being a member of the European Community (Common Market)?

Eurobarometer 35.0, 35.1, 35A, 28.1, 36, 37.0, 38.0, 38.1, 39.0, 40, 41.1
Taking everything into consideration, would you say that (OUR COUNTRY) has on balance benefited or not from being a member of the European Community?

Eurobarometer 41.0
Taking everything into consideration, would you say that (OUR COUNTRY) has on balance benefited or not from being a member of the ( EC & EU (EC) ) ?

Eurobarometer 42, 43.1,  44.2bis, 45.1, 46.0, 46.1, 47.0, 47.1, 47.2, 48.0, 49, 50.0, 51.0, 52.0, 53, 54.1, 55.1, 56.2, 57.1, 58.1, 59.1, 60.1, 61, 62.0, 63.4
Taking everything into consideration, would you say that (OUR COUNTRY) has on balance benefited or not from being a member of the European Union?

Eurobarometer 44.1
Taking everything into consideration, would you say that (OUR COUNTRY) has on balance benefited or not, from being a member of the European Union (European Community)?

Eurobarometer 64.2, 65.2, 66.1, 67.2, 68.1, 69.2, 70.1, 71.1, 71.3, 72.4, 73.4, 74.2
Taking everything into account, would you say that (OUR COUNTRY) has on balance benefited or not from being a member of the European Union?

Eurobarometer 75.3, 79.5, 84.1 86.1, 88.1, 89.2, 90.1
Taking everything into account, would you say that (OUR COUNTRY) has on balance benefited or not from being a member of the EU?


Answer variants:

0 "DK/NA" 1 "Yes" 2 "No"
Benefited: 0 "Not mentioned" 1 "Mentioned"
0 "DK/NA" 1 "(Yes) Benefited" 2 "(No) Not benefited"
0 "DK/NA" 1 "Benefited" 2 "Not benefited"
0 "NA" 1 "Benefited" 2 "Not benefited" 3 "DK"
0 "DK/NA" 1 "Benefited" 2 "Not benefited"
0 "NA" 1 "Benefited" 2 "Not benefited" 3 "DK"

ZA Study NumberEurobarometerFieldwork MonthFieldwork YearQuestion NumberVariable Name
09906111976Q.151v64
1318193-41983Q.257v171
1320213-41984Q.342Av190
13212210-111984Q.248v153
1541233-41985Q.243v114
15422410-111985Q.177v46
1543253-41986Q.247v266
1544269-111986Q.336v176
1712273-51987Q.264v269
17132810-111987Q.337v425
1714293-41988Q.330v350
17153010-111988Q.380v522
1750313-41989Q.375v274
175131A6-71989Q.269v441
17523210-111990Q.16v49
1753333-41991Q.10v21
196034.010-111990Q.23v82
196234.2121990Q.21v125
203135.031991Q.19v37
203235.13-41991Q.7v24
203335A3-41991Q.7v22
204128.110-111987Q.350v380
20813610-111991Q.18v66
214137.03-41992Q.26v209
229438.09-101992Q.18v184
229538.1111992Q.14v31
234639.03-41993Q.17v105
24594010-111993Q.30v65
2490413-51994Q.20v62
249141.16-71994Q.7v51
25634211-121994Q.26v65
263743.14-51995Q.9v51
269044.111-121995Q.7v68
282844.2bis1-31996Q.13v96
283145.14-51996Q.5v40
289846.010-111996Q.9v48
289946.110-111996Q.5v38
293547.01-21997Q.5v40
293647.13-41997Q.16v117
293747.24-61997Q.5v42
295948.010-111997Q.14v100
3052494-51998Q.16v122
308550.010-111998Q.15v131
317151.03-41999Q.11v105
320452.010-111999Q.21v466
3296534-52000Q.13v56
338754.111-122000Q.18v95
350755.14-52001Q.18v147
362756.210-112001Q.19v94
363957.13-52002Q.14v113
369358.110-112002Q.13v93
390459.13-42003Q.10v110
393860.110-112003Q.8v60
4056612-32004Q.9v61
422962.010-112004Q.12v99
441163.45-62005Q.A9Av84
441464.210-112005Q.A9Av99
450665.23-52006Q.A12Av94
452666.19-102006Q.A8Av99
453067.24-52007Q.A10Av124
456568.19-112007Q.A13Av176
474469.23-52008Q.A8Av144
481970.110-112008Q.A10Av216
497171.11-22009Q.A7Av182
497371.36-72009Q.A7Av206
499472.410-112009Q.A8Av196
523473.452010Q.A10Av207
544974.211-122010Q.A10Cv284
548175.352011QA11Cv303
587579.562013QP23 
659684.192015QP21 
669786.19-102016QA13 
692588.19-102017QA11 
748289.242018QA24 
748490.192018QA16 

Candidate countries/Others/GDR:

Eurobarometer 34.0
Denmark is - as known - member of the EC. Taking everything in consideration, do you think Denmark has benefitted or not from their membership in the EC?


Eurobarometer 34.0, 34.2
Will the former GDR - through the German membership - benefit from the European Community?

Eurobarometer 36.0
In your opinion, have the five new states, collectively taken, benefited from Germany’s membership in the European Community or is this not the case?

Eurobarometer 37.0, 38.0
Taking everything into consideration, would you say that the five new federal units have on balance benefited or not from the German EC membership?

Eurobarometer 38.1
Taking everything into consideration, would you say that the five new federal units have on balance benefited or not from the German membership of the European Community?

Eurobarometer 42.0
Taking everything into consideration, would you say that (OUR COUNTRY) will on balance benefit or not from being a member of the European Union?

Eurobarometer 43.1
Sweden became a member of the European Union January 1 this year. Taking everything into consideration, do you think that Sweden will benefit or not being a member of the European Union?

Eurobarometer 44.1
Taking everything into consideration, would you say that Norway would on balance benefit or not, from being a member of the European Union (European Community)?

Eurobarometer 52.1
Sweden became a member of the European Union January 1st this year. Taking everything into consideration, do you think that Sweden will benefit or not from being a member of the European Union?

Eurobarometer 54.1
Sweden became a member of the European Union in 1995. Taking everything into consideration, do you think that Sweden have benefited or not from being a member of the European Union?

Eurobarometer 62.0, 63.4
Taking everything into consideration, would you say that (OUR COUNTRY) will get advantages or not from being a member of the European Union?

Eurobarometer 64.2, 65.2, 66.1, 67.2, 68.1, 69.2, 70.1, 71.1, 71.3, 72.4, 73.4, 74.2, 75.3
Taking everything into account, would you say that (OUR COUNTRY) would benefit or not from being a member of the European Union?

Eurobarometer 77.3, 78.1, 79.3, 80.1, 81.4, 82.3, 83.3, 84.3, 86.2
Taking everything into account, would you say that (OUR COUNTRY) would benefit or not from being a member of the EU?


Answer variants:

0 "NA" 1 "Benefited" 2 "Not benefited" 3 "DK"
0 "NA" 1 "Benefited" 2 "Does not benefit" 3 DK"
0 "NA" 1 "Benefited" 2 "Not benefit" 3 "DK"
0 "NA" 1 "Benefited" 2 "Not benefited" 3 "DK"
0 "NA" 1 "Benefit" 2 "Not benefit" 3 "DK"
1 "Get advantages" 2 "Not get advantages" 3 "DK"
1 "Would benefit" 2 "Would not benefit" 3 "DK"

ZA Study NumberEurobarometerFieldwork MonthFieldwork YearQuestion NumberVariable Name
196034.010-111990Q.23_NOv82
196034.010-111990Q.23av83
196234.2121990Q.21Av126
20813610-111991Q.18Av67
214137.03-41992Q.26v209
229438.09-101992Q.18v184
229538.1111992Q.14v31
25634211-121994Q.26v65
263743.14-51995Q.92v430
269044.111-121995Q.7v68
320552.111-121999Q.79_NOv728
338754.111-122000Q.96_NOv456
422962.010-112004Q.12_AC/CCv101
441163.45-62005Q.A9B_AC/CCv86
441464.210-112005Q.A9Bv108
450665.23-52006Q.A12Bv96
452666.19-102006Q.A8Bv107
453067.24-52007Q.A10Bv126
456568.19-112007Q.A13Bv178
474469.23-52008Q.A8Bv146
481970.110-112008Q.A10Bv218
497171.11-22009Q.A7Bv184
497371.36-72009Q.A7Bv208
499472.410-112009Q.A8Bv198
523473.452010Q.A10Bv209
544974.211-122010Q.A10Av281
548175.352011QA11Av299
561277.352012QA11A 
568578.1112012QA9A 
568979.352013QA10A 
587680.1112013QA8A 
592881.45-62014QA8a 
593282.3112014QA7a 
599883.352015QA7a 
664384.3112015QA7a 
678886.2112016QA7a 
692888.3112017QA7a 
696389.132018QA7a 
748990.3112018QA7a 

Turkish Cypriot Community:

Eurobarometer 62.0, 63.4
Taking everything into consideration, would you say that (OUR COUNTRY) will get advantages or not from being a member of the European Union?

Eurobarometer 64.2, 65.2, 66.1
Taking everything into account, would you say that (OUR COUNTRY) would benefit or not from being a member of the European Union?

Eurobarometer 67.2, 68.1, 69.2, 70.1, 71.1, 71.3, 72.4, 73.4, 74.2, 75.3
Taking everything into consideration, would you say that the Turkish Cypriot Community would benefit or not from the full application of the EU legislation?

Eurobarometer 77.3
Taking everything into account, would you say that (OUR COUNTRY) would benefit or not from being a member of the EU?

Eurobarometer 78.1, 79.3, 80.1, 81.4, 82.3, 83.3, 84.3, 86.2
Taking everything into consideration, would you say that the Turkish Cypriot Community would benefit or not from the full application of the EU legislation?


Answer variants:
1 "Get advantages" 2 "Not get advantages" 3 "DK"
1 "Would benefit" 2 "Would not benefit" 3 "DK"

ZA Study NumberEurobarometerFieldwork MonthFieldwork YearQuestion NumberVariable Name
422962.010-112004Q.12_AC/CCv101
441163.45-62005Q.A9B_AC/CCv86
441464.210-112005Q.A9Bv108
450665.23-52006Q.A12Bv96
452666.19-102006Q.A8Bv107
453067.24-52007Q.A10Cv128
456568.19-112007Q.A13Cv180
474469.23-52008Q.A8Cv148
481970.110-112008Q.A10Cv220
497171.11-22009Q.A7Cv186
497371.36-72009Q.A7Cv210
499472.410-112009Q.A8Cv200
523473.452010Q.A10Cv211
544974.211-122010Q.A10Bv283
548175.352011QA11Bv301
561277.352012QA11B 
568578.1112012QA9B 
568979.352013QA10B 
587680.1112013QA8B 
592881.45-62014QA8b 
593282.3112014QA7b 
599883.352015QA7b 
664384.3112015QA7b 
678886.2112016QA7b 
692888.3112017QA7b 
696389.132018QA7b 
748990.3112018QA7b