Dataset: Pre-Election Study on the Federal Parliament Election 1994: Policy and Party Preference

Variable V81: R: employment status

Literal Question

S.8A; S.8B; S.9A

S.8A: What is your present occupational position or which position did you have in your previous employment? First, please tell me the exact describtion of your job.

(Interviewer: please note job in detail)

S.8B: (If the respondent is not the main earner and is or previously was employed)

And the main earner?

S.9A: And now please tell me using this list, which group this job belongs to.

(Interviewer: hand list "statistic 9" to respondent)

0 INAP., coded 8, 9 in S.7A
1 A -- self-employed farmer/farm cooperative (also family workers)
2 B -- university graduate in a profession
3 C -- self-employed in commerce, trade, craft, industry etc.
4 D -- PGH member
5 civil servant/judge/career soldier:
E -- low or medium level
6 civil servant/judge/career soldier:
F -- high level
7 civil servant/judge/career soldier:
G -- highest level
8 salaried employee:
H -- with an occupation subject to instructions
9 salaried employee:
J -- with independent job performance in responsible occupation
10 salaried employee:
K -- with extensive executive functions
11 workers:
L -- unskilled/semi-skilled
12 workers:
M -- skilled workers
13 workers:
N -- head-workman, group leader/master craftsman, foreman, work team leader
14 O -- in vocational training/apprenticeship
15 P -- draftee (Bundeswehr)/doing community alternative service
99 NA




German Question Text

Values Categories N
1 A Selbst„ndiger Landwirt 28
 1.3%
2 B Akademiker in freiem Beruf 24
 1.1%
3 C Selbst„ndige 120
 5.5%
4 D PGH-Mitglied 0
 0.0%
5 E Beamte einfach 71
 3.2%
6 F Beamte, gehoben 53
 2.4%
7 G Beamte, h”here 49
 2.2%
8 H Angest., ausfhrend 452
 20.6%
9 J Angest., qualif 568
 25.9%
10 K Angest., Fhrungsaufgaben 107
 4.9%
11 L ungelernt angelernte Arbeiter 246
 11.2%
12 M Facharbeiter 357
 16.3%
13 N Vorarbeiter 47
 2.1%
14 O in Ausbildung Lehre 68
 3.1%
15 P Wehr- Zivildienstleistender 6
 0.3%
0 TNZ, Code 8,9 in S.7A 170
99 KA 25

Summary Statistics

Valid cases 2196
Missing cases 195
This variable is numeric

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