Eurobarometer Data Service

Eurobarometer 59.1     March-April 2003     ZA No.  3904

The Euro and Parental Leave

Special Topics:

  • Trust in national, international and EU institutions
  • The European Parliament (perception of and attitudes towards the EP, electoral participation) 
  • The Enlargement of the European Union
  • Attitudes towards the European Convention and decision making in the EU
  • The international (political) situation (incl. attitudes towards the USA)
  • The introduction of the Common European Currency - experiences and attitudes in the EURO and NON-EURO zone
  • Parental leave (attitudes of men towards time off with young children in the family) 

Documents and Data:

Remarks:

  • Original EORG data set edition
  • Comparable data on EU items are available in the context of Candidate Countries Eurobarometer 2003.3 (ZA3984)
  • Most recent dataset update: v1.0.1 (2012)

Publications:

  • European Commission: Eurobarometer 59. Public Opinion in the European Union. Brussels. July 2003.

  •   European Opinion Research Group (EORG): Special Eurobarometer 189 / Wave 59.1. Europeans' attitudes to parental leave. Requested by Directorate General Employment and Social Affairs and coordinated by Directorate General Press and Communication. May 2004.

  

Sample size

Fieldwork datesField-Questionnaires
France107518 Mar 03 - 24 Apr 03 FR
Belgium111218 Mar 03 - 28 Apr 03

BE_NL / BE_FR

Netherlands100822 Mar 03 - 22 Apr 03 NL
Germany (West)105021 Mar 03 - 09 Apr 03 DE_W
Italy102720 Mar 03 - 15 Apr 03 IT
Luxembourg60021 Mar 03 - 27 Apr 03 LU_LU / LU_FR
Denmark100018 Mar 03 - 29 Apr 03 DK
Ireland102422 Mar 03 - 18 Apr 03 IE
Great Britain101118 Mar 03 - 29 Apr 03GB_1 / GB_2
Northern Ireland30823 Mar 03 - 17 Apr 03 GB_NI
Greece100321 Mar 03 - 20 Apr 03 GR
Spain100020 Mar 03 - 26 Apr 03 ES
Portugal100129 Mar 03 - 22 Apr 03 PT
Germany (East)102122 Mar 03 - 09 Apr 03 DE_E
Finland104623 Mar 03 - 20 Apr 03 FI_FI / FI_SE
Sweden100018 Mar 03 - 30 Apr 03 SE
Austria102120 Mar 03 - 07 Apr 03AT_1 / AT_2
Questionnaire Copyright and Acknowledgements