Dataset: ZF200901: Youth in Border Region 2009


The aim of this study is the comparative empirical analyses of teenager’s orientations and motives of action in the border region Lower Austrian (Weinviertel), South-Moravia and Western Slovakia and to show the differences and similarities. Moreover, this study collects data which can serve as a basis for the development of support-concepts for the youth work on this and on the other side of the border. Especially the fields of politics, society and culture are systematically evaluated. The survey was conducted until now in the years 2005 and 2009.

The question catalogue consist of these parts:
importance of the various areas of life
happiness and overall satisfaction with life
equal rights
educational goals
working world
political commitment/social integration
trust (in public institutions/individual trust)
individual faith/belief
social commitment/social attitude
national identity

Variable Groups

Document Description

Full Title

ZF200901: Youth in Boarder Region 2009

Identification Number


Authoring Entity

Christian Bischof , The Austrian Social Science Data Archive


Name Affiliation Abbreviation Role
The Austrian Social Science Data Archive AUSSDA


The Austrian Social Science Data Archive

Date of Production


Full Title


Study Description

Full Title

ZF200901: Youth in Border Region 2009

Identification Number


Authoring Entity

Name Affiliation
Mag. Dr. Michaela Hudler-Seitzberger
Mag. Claudia Tschipan


Name Affiliation Abbreviation Role
Zukunftsforum Österreich

Date of Production


Funding Agency/Sponsor

Name Abbreviation Role Grant
Annual Fund (Oesterreichische Nationalbank - OenB) 13280


Depositor: Mag. Dr. Michaela Hudler-Seitzberger

List of Keywords

Topic Classification


Geographic Coverage

Unit of Analysis



Adolescent persons aged 15 - 25 years

Kind of Data

Survey data


Dates of fieldwork: 30 March - 4 May 2009

Time Method

Cross section

Data Collector

Market Meinungsforschungsinstitut, Linz

Mode of Data Collection

Interviewer survey (face to face)

Type of Research Instrument

Questionnaire with predifined categories

Characteristics of Data Collection Situation

Overall 1200 persons, 400 per country

Availability Status

SPSS (german dataset)


Free access for research and teaching


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

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ZF0604: Youth in Boarder Region
SO0501: Young People and Democracy in Europe (EUYOUPART)
SP2003_01_en: 4th Report on the State of the Youth: Youth Radar
SP2006_01_en: BMGFJ Study on Youth Values 2006
DISS200602q_en: Political Attitudes of Young- and First-Time Voters

Data Files Description

File Name


Overall Case Count


Overall Variable Count


Type of File

Nesstar 200801

Questionnaire (german)

Questionnaire (slovak)

Questionnaire (czech)

Research Report (german)


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