German Social Survey (ALLBUS), 1991 (ICPSR 34865)

Principal Investigator(s): Mohler, Peter Ph.; Braun, Michael; Scheuch, Erwin K.; Hader, Michael


The German Social Survey (ALLBUS) monitors social trends in Germany. The special topics of investigation for this data collection included attitudes towards politics, economics, environmental issues, work and profession, social structure, marriage and family, religion, and goals of the middle class in West and East Germany, with particular emphasis on differences between the two. Basic demographic and socioeconomic data also were collected.

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Study Description

Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    career goals, economic conditions, environment, families, German reunification, life satisfaction, marriage, middle class, political attitudes, public opinion, religious attitudes, social attitudes, social structure, socioeconomic status, work attitudes

Geographic Coverage:    Germany, Global

Time Period:   

  • 1991

Data Collection Notes:

These data are not available from ICPSR. Users should consult the data owners directly for details on obtaining the data and documentation.