Joint Programming Initiative

More Years, Better Lives

The Potential and Challenges of Demographic Change

Learning Needs and Arrangements of Elderly People
Lernbedürfnisse und Lernarrangements von älteren Menschen

Topic
Health and Performance
Education and Learning
Social, Civic and Cultural Engagement
Relevance for this Topic
Country Austria
More Topics

Governance

Contact information

Franz Kolland, Project Director, University of Vienna
Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Consumer Protection (BMASK)/WISDOM
BMASK Stubenring 6 / WISDOM, Liechtensteinstraße 22a/17
1010 Wien
Austria
Phone: +43 427748123
Email: datenarchiv(at)wisdom.at

Timeliness, transparency

Data collected from September to October 2006. The final report was published in March 2007.

Type of data


Survey

Type of Study

Cross-section, occasional

Data gathering method

Telephone interview (CATI)

Face-to-face interview (CAPI, PAPI)


Qualitative survey component: Face-to-face interview Quantitative survey component: Computer assisted telephone interview (CATI)

Type of data


Survey

Type of Study

Cross-section, occasional

Data gathering method

Telephone interview (CATI)

Face-to-face interview (CAPI, PAPI)


Qualitative survey component: Face-to-face interview Quantitative survey component: Computer assisted telephone interview (CATI)

Type of data


Survey

Type of Study

Cross-section, occasional

Data gathering method

Telephone interview (CATI)

Face-to-face interview (CAPI, PAPI)


Qualitative survey component: Face-to-face interview Quantitative survey component: Computer assisted telephone interview (CATI)


Access to data

Conditions of access


Freely accessible for research and teaching, The WISDOM user guidelines apply to data requests; Orders must be submitted to WISDOM. Requests must contain the designated purpose and the terms and conditions; Cost: 10 Euro


SPSS


The data is only available in German.

Access to data

Conditions of access


Freely accessible for research and teaching, The WISDOM user guidelines apply to data requests; Orders must be submitted to WISDOM. Requests must contain the designated purpose and the terms and conditions; Cost: 10 Euro


SPSS


The data is only available in German.

Access to data

Conditions of access


Freely accessible for research and teaching, The WISDOM user guidelines apply to data requests; Orders must be submitted to WISDOM. Requests must contain the designated purpose and the terms and conditions; Cost: 10 Euro


SPSS


The data is only available in German.


Coverage


1 year of collection The qualitative survey component (interview) consisted of 15 persons and the quantitative survey component consisted of 504 persons.


2006


By gender, age, number of children, education, income, professional status, household size.


Quota sample


Not specified


Population aged 60 and over


Not representative of target group (persons aged 60 and above): individuals with higher formal education are overrepresented


Data collected on education of the elderly, educational environment, lifelong learning, continuing education courses, informal learning, activities and leisure, and self-perceived health. Corresponds to: Education and Learning, Health and Performance, and Social, Civic and Cultural Engagement topics


• "Final Report on Learning Needs and Learning Arrangements of Elderly People"(Endbericht Lernbedürfnisse und Lernarrangements von älteren Menschen) • "Learning Needs, Learning Arrangements and the Effects of Learning in Old Age" (Lernbedürfnisse, Lernarrangements und Effekte des Lernens im Alter)

Coverage


1 year of collection The qualitative survey component (interview) consisted of 15 persons and the quantitative survey component consisted of 504 persons.


2006


By gender, age, number of children, education, income, professional status, household size.


Quota sample


Not specified


Population aged 60 and over


Not representative of target group (persons aged 60 and above): individuals with higher formal education are overrepresented


Data collected on education of the elderly, educational environment, lifelong learning, continuing education courses, informal learning, activities and leisure, and self-perceived health. Corresponds to: Education and Learning, Health and Performance, and Social, Civic and Cultural Engagement topics


• "Final Report on Learning Needs and Learning Arrangements of Elderly People"(Endbericht Lernbedürfnisse und Lernarrangements von älteren Menschen) • "Learning Needs, Learning Arrangements and the Effects of Learning in Old Age" (Lernbedürfnisse, Lernarrangements und Effekte des Lernens im Alter)

Coverage


1 year of collection The qualitative survey component (interview) consisted of 15 persons and the quantitative survey component consisted of 504 persons.


2006


By gender, age, number of children, education, income, professional status, household size.


Quota sample


Not specified


Population aged 60 and over


Not representative of target group (persons aged 60 and above): individuals with higher formal education are overrepresented


Data collected on education of the elderly, educational environment, lifelong learning, continuing education courses, informal learning, activities and leisure, and self-perceived health. Corresponds to: Education and Learning, Health and Performance, and Social, Civic and Cultural Engagement topics


• "Final Report on Learning Needs and Learning Arrangements of Elderly People"(Endbericht Lernbedürfnisse und Lernarrangements von älteren Menschen) • "Learning Needs, Learning Arrangements and the Effects of Learning in Old Age" (Lernbedürfnisse, Lernarrangements und Effekte des Lernens im Alter)


Linkage


ISCED


No

Linkage


ISCED


No

Linkage


ISCED


No


Data quality

Data quality

Data quality


Applicability

Applicability

Applicability


  • The information about this dataset was compiled by the author:
  • Maria M. Hofmarcher
  • (see Partners)