Comparative Panel Survey on the Dynamics of Change: Belief Formation and Political Engagement in Egypt, Tunisia, and Turkey

Project Details

Investigators: Mansoor Moaddel, PI, Kristine Ajrouch, Co-PI, Zeina Mneimneh, Project Manager, Julie de Jong, Research Associate.

Narrative Description:

What has been accomplished thus far:

In Egypt, of the nationally representative sample of 3,496 adult respondents interviewed in 2011, 2,430 respondents were contacted and re-interviewed between August and December 2016, a response rate of 70%. There were also 1,428 additional interviews to replenish the panel. Panel data consists of 2,430 respondents from each wave. Cross-sectional data consists of 3,496 completed interviews for 2011 and 3,858 completed interview for 2016.

In Tunisia, of the nationally representative sample of 3,070 adult respondents interviewed in 2013, 2,391 respondents were contacted and re-interviewed in 2015, a response rate of 78%.

In Turkey, of the nationally representative sample of 3,019 adult respondents interviewed in 2013, 1,683 were contacted and re-interviewed between February and July 2016, a response rate of 56%. There were also an additional 1,077 interviews to replenish the panel data. Panel data consists of 1,682 respondents from each wave. Cross-sectional data consists of 3,019 completed interviews for 2013 and 2,759 completed interviews for 2016.

The two waves of panel and cross-sectional data are cleaned and merged into a single SPSS file. The entire dataset consists of a cross-section of 18,593 completed interviews, and a panel of 13,006 completed interviews across the three countries over the two waves.

Coverage: Egypt, Turkey, Tunisia.

Sponsor: Office of Naval Research, MITRE, University of Maryland, National Science Foundation, Jack Shank Research Award through the Sociology of Religion Section of the American Sociological Association, Max Planck Institute.

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QuestionnaireTunisia - Wave 1 - 2013 (English)  PDF207K
QuestionnaireTunisia - Wave 1 - 2013 (Arabic)  PDF362K
QuestionnaireTunisia - Wave 2 - 2015 (English)  PDF767K
QuestionnaireTunisia - Wave 2 - 2015 (Arabic)  PDF1709K
QuestionnaireTurkey - Wave 1 - 2013 (English)  PDF206K
QuestionnaireTurkey - Wave 1 - 2013 (Turkish)  PDF773K
QuestionnaireTurkey - Wave 2 - 2013 (English)  PDF650K
QuestionnaireTurkey - Wave 2 - 2013 (Turkish)  PDF913K
QuestionnaireEgypt - Wave 1 - 2011 (English)  PDF211K
QuestionnaireEgypt - Wave 1 - 2011 (Arabic)  PDF548K
QuestionnaireEgypt - Wave 2 - 2016 (English)  PDF679K
QuestionnaireEgypt - Wave 2 - 2016 (Arabic)  PDF1044K
DatasetPanel Data Release 1.0  SAS40960K
DatasetPanel Data Release 1.0  SPSS16416K
DatasetPanel Data Release 1.0  STATA14257K
CodebookPanel Data Codebook Release 1.0  PDF1323K
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