Muslims and the State in Germany 2001

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Data Set

Date Created

Summer 7-12-2011


First wave of German data used in chapter 5 of Fetzer and Soper, Muslims and the State in Britain, France, and Germany (Cambridge University Press, 2005). Demographic variables plus religious identification of respondent and her/his views on Church taxes ("Kirchensteuer") and Muslim religion classes in state schools. Conducted by Roper ASW's affiliate in Germany (INRA Deutschland). Selection by quotas on major demographics and random-digit dialing. Telephone survey. Fieldwork dates 9-12 July of 2001.

grwave1.sav (51 kB)
SPSS system file

Germanywave1codebook.doc (34 kB)
general codebook

Germanlangwave1codebook.doc (29 kB)
German text of selected survey questions


Germany, Muslims, Church taxes, Islamic instruction, state schools, immigration


English, German


Funded by Pepperdine University, American Political Science Association, and Society for the Scientific Study of Religion.

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