Dataset: ZF0801: Ageing Society 2008 - Analysis of the Wishes and the Reality of Older Employees in the Working World

Abstract

The project “Ageing Society - challenge for business and society” done by the “Zukunftsforum Österreich” (future-board Austria) is concerned with the problem ageing employees from the enterprises point of view. The aim was to examine the Austrian enterprises’ strategies and measures concerning the ageing employees and to thereby evaluated how older employees are involved in the working-process or which strategies regional enterprises have and which measures they have taken to employ these older workers.  
To compare the enterprises’ point of view with the position of the older employees this study especially analyses the wishes and the reality of older employees in the working world. To gain a comprehensive picture of the employment situation of older employees and Austrian-wide study (targeting the working population) on the topic “working-satisfaction and stress in an ageing society” was conducted. It complemented the survey on the situation of the employees and was concerned with the area of tension between satisfaction and stressed which shown here in an overview. The focus of the questions was mainly the attitudes in the different age groups.

Variable Groups

Document Description

Full Title

ZF0801: Ageing Society 2008 - Analysis of the Wishes and the Reality of Older Employees in the Working World

Identification Number

ZF0801!en

Authoring Entity

Christian Bischof , The Austrian Social Science Data Archive

Producer

Name Affiliation Abbreviation Role
The Austrian Social Science Data Archive AUSSDA

Copyright

The Austrian Social Science Data Archive

Date of Production

2009-07-15

Full Title

ZF0801_en

Study Description

Full Title

ZF0801: Ageing Society 2008 - Analysis of the Wishes and the Reality of Older Employees in the Working World

Identification Number

ZF0801_en

Authoring Entity

Name Affiliation
Univ. Prof .Dr. Anselm Eder
Mag. Isabella Hager
Mag. Dr. Michaela Hudler-Seitzberger
Tanja Wimmer

Producer

Name Affiliation Abbreviation Role
Zukunftsforum Österreich

Date of Production

2009-07-15

Funding Agency/Sponsor

Name Abbreviation Role Grant
Annual Fund (Oesterreichische Nationalbank - OenB)

Notes

Depositor:  Dr. Hannes Bauer, Zukunftsforum Österreich

List of Keywords

Topic Classification

Country

Austria

Geographic Coverage

Austria

Unit of Analysis

Individual

Universe

Austrian population aged 50-65 years

Kind of Data

Survey data

Notes

Survey period: March 2008 - May 2008

Time Method

Cross section

Data Collector

Sozialwissenschaftliche Studiengesellschaft

Sampling Procedure

Quota sample. Representativeness of the sample is guaranteed on the basis of numerous parameters relevant for the leading questions: gender, age, education, labor force participation rate, occupational group, working time, educational level, size of enterprise, occupational branch and federal province.

Mode of Data Collection

Telephone interview

Characteristics of Data Collection Situation

n=520

Availability Status

SPSS

Conditions

They have to contain the designated purpose and the terms and conditions (see AUSSDA user guidelines).

Related Studies

Related Studies at the WISDOM

ZF0605_en: Ageing Society 2006

Data Files Description

File Name

ZF0801_en.NSDstat

Overall Case Count

520

Overall Variable Count

133

Type of File

Nesstar 200801

Questionnaire

Research report

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