Eurobarometer 73.4: Financial and economic Crisis and the Future of EU (2010)

European Commission


Changelog (Source release):

Version 2.0.1 - 2012/10/15
* Archive edition update

Changes in this version:
V675 / C1 Derivation description in value labels for codes 1 to 3 is not correct.
(1) -- LOW (coded 4 for V95 and 1,2,3, or 0 for V676; or coded 5 for V95 and 1, 2, 3, or 4 for V676) --- (2) - (coded 3 for V95 and 1,2,3, or 0 for V676; or coded 4 for V95 and 4 for V676) --- (3) + (coded 1 for V95 and 1,2 or 0 for V676; or coded 2 for V95 and 1,2,3, or 0 for V676; or coded 3 for V95 and 4 for V676)

Version 2.0.0 - 2012/08/31
* Archive edition update

Version 1.0.0 - 2010/11/23
* Pre-release edition



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Time Dimensions:
longitudinal (trend repeated cross-section)

Series Name:
EB - Eurobarometer

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The Eurobarometer survey is designed to provide regular monitoring of public social and political attitudes in the EU through specific trend questions. Therefore, the general aim of EB is to know the attitudes and evaluations of European citizens about large general themes. The questions concern to the European integration issues, but sometimes they regard also specific problem about single country or common problems of economic, political or social nature.

The arguments of Eurobarometer 73.4 are as follows:

  • Standard trend and EU core questions;
  • The financial and economic crisis;
  • The future of the European Union: Europe 2020;
  • Globalization;
  • European citizenship: identity, achievements, representation and democracy, participation in society and volunteering

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Topic Classification:

  • ECONOMICS - economic policy
  • ECONOMICS - economic systems and development
  • POLITICS - international politics and organisations
  • SOCIETY AND CULTURE - cultural activities and participation
  • SOCIETY AND CULTURE - cultural and national identity
  • Nations: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Malta, Netherlands, Northern Ireland, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, Turkish Cypriot Community

    Geographical Unit: size community

    Analysis Unit: individual

    Universe: whole population of 15 years old and older

    Sample Procedure: about 1.000 for each country. Multi-stage stratified random sample

    Weight: Weight used. Please read the documentation for any details

    Collection Mode: face to face interview, Computer-Assisted Personal Interviewing (CAPI)

    Collection Size: UniData supplies: 1 dataset in SPSS format, 1 questionnaire and 1 methodological notes in PDF format (3 file)


    Methodological Notes (pdf):
    DDI Documentation:
    DDI Documentation

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    Source Contact: Meinhard Moschner - GESIS

    European Commission. (2010) Eurobarometer 73.4: Financial and economic Crisis and the Future of EU. TNS Opinion & Social [Producer]. GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences [Producer]. UniData - Bicocca Data Archive, Milan. Study Number SI292. Data file release 2.0.1

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