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German Election Panel Study, 1983 (ICPSR 8452)

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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. http://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 Types:   survey data

Data Collection Notes:

Machine-readable documentation is available in English or German.



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