Eurobarometer 76.4: Future of Europe, migration and security, e-communication (2011)

DG Communication (European Commission)


Changelog (Archive version):

2.0 - 2015-03-19
* data update to the last release (3.0.0)

1.0 - 2013-03-12
* data import



Changelog (Source release):

3.0.0 - 2015-02-20
* data update:
- w69 and w70: Weighting factors for HOUSEHOLD WEIGHTS w69 (WEIGHT EURO ZONE 17) and w70 (WEIGHT NON-EURO ZONE 17) are erroneous. The household redressment weight (w31) is not correctly reproduced. --> Updated weights provided by TNS.
- qc5, qc8, qc9, qc11, qc12, qc14, qc15, qc16: Data for GERMANY are not correct in the following variables: qc5_1 to qc5_8 (dataset v1.0.0: qc5.1 to qc5.8), ecomm_t10 and ecomm_t11 (dataset v1.0.0: qcs.10 and qcs.11),qc8 and qc8r (dataset v1.0.0: vqc8 and qc8), qc9_1 (dataset v1.0.0: qc9.1), qc11, qc12_1 to qc12_9 (dataset v1.0.0: qc12.1 to qc12.9), qc14, qc15_1 to qc15_10 (dataset v1.0.0: qc15.1 to qc15.10), qc16_1 to qc16_6 (dataset v1.0.0: qc16.1 to c16.6). --> Correct data provided by TNS

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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 76.4 are as follows:

  • Future of Europe / the European Union: life in the EU, image of the EU, expectations for the future, globalization;
  • Awareness of home affairs: cross-border mobility, migration, security;
  • E-communications household survey: telephone access, computers and internet, quality of internet access services, television, service packages, switching providers, affordability, data privacy issues

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Topic Classification:

  • ECONOMICS - economic policy
  • INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION - information society
  • SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY - information technology
  • SOCIETY AND CULTURE - religion and values
  • SOCIETY AND CULTURE - social change
  • SOCIETY AND CULTURE - social conditions and indicators
  • Nations: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Northern Ireland, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden

    Geographical Unit: size community

    Analysis Unit: individual

    Universe: whole national population of 15 years 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; 2 questionnaires (eng, ita); 1 methodological notes in PDF format (weight documentation); 1 SPSS syntax file for missing data management (5 file)


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    Source Contact: Meinhard Moschner - GESIS

    DG Communication. (2011) Eurobarometer 76.4: Future of Europe, migration and security, e-communication. TNS Opinion & Social [Producer]. GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences [Producer]. UniData - Bicocca Data Archive, Milan. Study Number SI310. Data file version 2.0

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