The GIP serves to collect data about individual attitudes and preferences which are relevant for political and economic decision-making processes.
Experimental variations in the instruments were used. The questionnaire contains numerous randomizations e.
Topics: 1. Preferences and interests in terms of working life: in relation to current and last occupation: actual weekly working hours including overtime; preferred weekly working hours; monthly net wage classified ; year of last wage payment; preferences for selected options in various decision-making situations regarding weekly working hours, monthly net earnings and income from other sources; self-assessment of risk appetite scalometer ; impact of income tax reform on preferred weekly working hours: preferences for selected options in various decision-making situations permanent increase or decrease in income tax, partial suspension or one-off increase in income tax.
Opinion on the emotional suitability of women for politics; policy competence: complexity of politics and government; opinion on freedom of speech; climate change: knowledge of global changes in average temperatures; general personal confidence; expected persistence of inequality due to benefits for the rich and powerful. Estimate of the likelihood of selected future events occurring in the next 12 months in percent : job loss, finding a new job, rising cost of living; lowest option for partial income procedure highest net monthly wage on a new job in euros ; estimate of the likelihood in percent that the monthly wage on a new job is at least sum x.
Demography: sex; citizenship; year of birth categorised ; highest school leaving certificate; highest professional qualification; marital status; household size; employment status; private internet use; federal state.
Additionally coded was: interview date; questionnaire evaluation; assessment of the survey as a whole; unique ID, household ID and person ID within the household.