How primary schools perform

Single Wave Study

General Information

How primary schools perform
Project Number
Vignette research on the assessment of a fictional primary school.
Longitudinal Type
Single Wave Study
Begin date
End date
J. van der Voet
© 2020 CentERdata
Funding Organization
Leiden University

Datasets and documentation

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Codebook in English
Codebook in Dutch

Data Files

English SPSS file
English STATA file


Variable name Variable Label Variable Type
nomem_encrNumber of household member encryptedpreloaded
op19a_mYear and month of the field work periodconstructed
op19a001Randomization of description of fictional primary school.constructed
op19a002Randomization of description of fictional primary school after one year for groups 1 and 2.constructed
op19a003Randomization of description of fictional primary school after one year for groups 3 and 4.constructed
op19a004I expect that next year, the average Attainment Test score at Zonnegloren primary school will...directly measured
op19a005What do you expect the average Central Attainment Test score to be at Zonnegloren primary school next year?directly measured
op19a006In your opinion, what is the minimum average Central Attainment Test score that Zonnegloren primary school should achieve next year?directly measured
op19a007How satisfied are you with this Central Attainment Test result?directly measured
op19a008It is my impression that Zonnegloren primary school performs its tasks very well.directly measured
op19a009I would recommend other parents to choose Zonnegloren primary school for their children.directly measured
op19a010What grade would you give Zonnegloren primary school?directly measured
op19a011How did Zonnegloren primary school perform on the Central Attainment Test in the first year?directly measured
op19a012Did Zonnegloren primary school involve parents in improving the quality of its education?directly measured
op19a013How did Zonnegloren primary school perform on the Central Attainment Test in the second year?directly measured
op19a014The following question is about your personal situation. Do you have one or more children who are currently receiving education at a primary school?directly measured
op19a015Was it difficult to answer the questions?directly measured
op19a016Were the questions sufficiently clear?directly measured
op19a017Did the questionnaire get you thinking about things?directly measured
op19a018Was it an interesting subject?directly measured
op19a019Did you enjoy answering the questions?directly measured
op19a020Starting date of the questionnaireconstructed
op19a021Starting time of the questionnaireconstructed
op19a022End date of the questionnaireconstructed
op19a023End time of the questionnaireconstructed
op19a024Duration questionnaire in secondsderived


Questionnaire: How primary schools perform

The questionnaire was administered in Dutch

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Response Information

Response Overview
Selected number of household members: 1,740 (100%)
Non-response: 427 (24.5%)
Response: 1,313 (75.5%)
Complete: 1,307 (75.1%)
Incomplete: 6 (0.3%)
Collection Events
01-07-2019 to 30-07-2019
All 1,740 panel members from households with at least 1 child living at home
Collection Mode
internet survey
Fieldwork Note
A reminder was sent twice to non-respondents