Survey of internally displaced persons in Western Ukraine

Random-sample questionnaire-based representative poll (March/April 2022) conducted by Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation

Version 1.0, published: May 2, 2023

Open Access

Serhii Shapovalov

Curated by: Ekaterina Vorobeva
Dataset ownership has been transferred. Previous users: Heiko Pleines (until Jan. 16, 2024, 4:40 p.m.)
Additional categories: Social Policy
Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation, Center for Political Sociology (2023): Survey of internally displaced persons in Western Ukraine, v. 1.0, Discuss Data, <doi:10.48320/426C556E-12D4-4266-BC64-47A69912F0CE>.


This data collection offers a large-scale survey of internally displaced persons in Western Ukraine a
month after the start of the full-scale Russian war of aggression against Ukraine. The poll was conducted by the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation in cooperation with the Center for Political Sociology. The poll was conducted in the form of face-to-face interviews from March 27 to April 5, 2022 in five western regions of Ukraine (Chernivtsi, Ivano-Frankivsk, Lviv, Ternopil, and Zakarpattia). A total of 1,000 internally displaced persons were interviewed (200 per region).

The survey questions cover emotional state, the experience of moving, live in the new place, support measures, and general political views.

This data collection contains the original survey data. The SPSS file (.sav) is the original file provided by the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation. It has been exported into an Excel file. The content of the respective xlsx-file should be identical with the original sav-file. The sav-file contains the questions and answer options of the original questionnaire in Ukrainian. The original questionnaire and an English translation are also included in the Documentation of Data Collection. Each file has a size of less than 300 KB.




Social Policy Russo-Ukrainian War Volunteers Internally Displaced Persons Integration Social Problems Political Views Internal Migration

Language of data

English Ukrainian


Migration Studies Sociology

Methods of data collection