Eurobarometer Data Service

Eurobarometer 73.1    January-February 2010     ZA No.  5000

The European Parliament, Biotechnology, and Science and Technology

Special Topics:

Documents and Data:

Remarks:

  • Original data set and documentation supplied by TNS Opinion&Social
  • Question module QA has been surveyed in EU27 only.
  • Question modules QB and QC have been surveyed in EU27, in the remaining candidate countries (TR, HR) and also in the EFTA countries Iceland, Switzerland and Norway.
  • See also special Eurobarometer release: "Public Understanding of Science in Europe 1989-2005" (ZA4669). Eurobarometer 73.1 replicates a few questions which are also included in the special trend data base.

  • Current archive dataset version / update: v4.0.0 (2012)

  • Embargo provisions

Publications:

    • TNS Opinion & Social: Special Eurobarometer 340 / Wave 73.1: Science and Technology. Survey requested by the Research Directorate-General and coordinated by the Directorate-General for Communication ('Research and Speechwriting' Unit). Brussels, April 2010. [report] [annex]
    • European Commission, Directorate General for Research: Qualitative study on the image of science and research policy of the European Union. Study conducted among the citizens of 27 member states. Pan-European report. Survey coordinated by Directorate General for Communication. Brussels, October 2008 [report]
    • TNS Opinion & Social: Special Eurobarometer 341 / Wave 73.1: Biotechnology. Survey requested by the Research Directorate-General and coordinated by the Directorate-General for Communication ('Research and Speechwriting' Unit). Brussels, October 2010. [report]
    • George Gaskell et.al : Europeans and biotechnology in 2010. Winds of change? A report to the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Research. Brussels, October 2010.

      

     

    Sample size

    Fieldwork datesField-Questionnaires
    France101829 Jan 10 - 16 Feb 10FR
    Belgium101229 Jan 10 - 16 Feb 10

    BE_NL / BE_FR

    Netherlands101829 Jan 10 - 14 Feb 10NL
    Germany (West)100230 Jan 10 - 16 Feb 10DE
    Italy101829 Jan 10 - 12 Feb 10IT
    Luxembourg50329 Jan 10 - 13 Feb 10LU_LU / LU_FR / LU_DE
    Denmark100629 Jan 10 - 17 Feb 10DK
    Ireland100729 Jan 10 - 14 Feb 10IE
    Great Britain100929 Jan 10 - 15 Feb 10GB (UK)
    Northern Ireland30229 Jan 10 - 15 Feb 10GB (UK)
    Greece100029 Feb 10 - 14 Feb 10GR
    Spain100401 Feb 10 - 14 Feb 10ES_ES / ES_CA
    Portugal102730 Jan 10 - 16 Feb 10PT
    Germany (East)52930 Jan 10 - 16 Feb 10 DE
    Finland100129 Jan 10 - 16 Feb 10FI_FI / FI_SE
    Sweden100729 Jan 10 - 14 Feb 10SE
    Austria100029 Jan 10 - 14 Feb 10AT
    Rep. of Cyprus50230 Jan 10 - 14 Feb 10CY_GR
    Czech Republic104330 Jan 10 - 12 Feb 10CZ
    Estonia100429 Jan 10 - 15 Feb 10EE_EE / EE_RU
    Hungary101729 Jan 10 - 14 Feb 10HU
    Latvia101329 Jan 10 - 16 Feb 10LV_LV / LV_RU
    Lithuania102629 Jan 10 - 09 Feb 10LT
    Malta50029 Jan 10 - 14 Feb 10MT_MT / MT_GB
    Poland100030 Jan 10 - 14 Feb 10PL
    Slovakia103030 Jan 10 - 11 Feb 10SK
    Slovenia100429 Jan 10 - 14 Feb 10SI
    Bulgaria100929 Jan 10 - 07 Feb 10BG
    Romania106029 Jan 10 - 10 Feb 10RO
    Turkey100329 Jan 10 - 14 Feb 10TR_TR / TR_KU
    Croatia100029 Jan 10 - 14 Feb 10HR
    Cyprus (TCC)---
    Macedonia---
    Iceland50130 Jan 10 - 14 Feb 10IS
    Switzerland102629 Jan 10 - 24 Feb 10CH_FR / CH_DE / CH_IT
    Norway103702 Feb 10 - 25 Feb 10NO
    Questionnaire Copyright and Acknowledgements