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German Election Panel Study, 1983 (ICPSR 8452)

Principal Investigator(s): Forschungsgruppe Wahlen (Mannheim)


This panel study is designed to provide data on attitudes and electoral behavior during the campaign for the 1983 German federal elections. Panel respondents were surveyed in two pre-election and one post-election wave. Among the focuses of the study were respondent attitudes toward the political parties and toward various political leaders.

Access Notes

  • This data collection has been deaccessioned; it is no longer distributed by ICPSR. These data are currently available at German Election Panel Study, 1983. Additional information may be available in Data Collection Notes.

    Machine-readable documentation is available in English or German.

Study Description


Forschungsgruppe Wahlen (Mannheim). German Election Panel Study, 1983. ICPSR08452-v3. Cologne, W. Germany: Zentralarchiv fuer empirische Sozialforschung/Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributors], 1990. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08452.v3

Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08452.v3

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    attitudes, candidates, economic conditions, elections, political attitudes, political campaigns, political interest, political participation, political parties, public confidence, public opinion, voter attitudes, voting behavior

Geographic Coverage:    Germany, Global

Time Period:   

  • 1982-11--1983-03

Data Type(s):    survey data

Data Collection Notes:

Machine-readable documentation is available in English or German.



Original ICPSR Release:   1986-04-28