The Regional Värmland SOM survey

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The long-term regional development is followed by Väst-SOM, Syd-SOM and Värmlands-SOM, which focuses on analyzes of society, opinion and media in Western Sweden, Skåne and Värmland. Väst-SOM is conducted annually, Syd-SOM somewhat less regularly and Värmlands-SOM has so far been performed twice.

The questionnaire consists of nine coherent parts: news and media; politics, society and democracy; regionalization and regional development; society and service; culture, identity and life style; globalization; working life; political elections; and background.

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Subject area:

Social Sciences, Political Science, Political Science (excluding Public Administration Studies and Globalisation Studies), Media and Communications, Media Studies, Other Social Sciences, Other Social Sciences not elsewhere specified (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)
MEDIA, COMMUNICATION AND LANGUAGE, LABOUR AND EMPLOYMENT, POLITICS, political behaviour and attitudes, elections, political ideology, SOCIETY AND CULTURE, social behaviour and attitudes, social conditions and indicators, cultural activities and participation, leisure, tourism and sport, media (CESSDA Topic Classification)


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Nilsson, Lennart, Aronsson, Lars & Norell, Per-Owe (eds.) (2012) Värmländska landskap: politik, ekonomi, samhälle, kultur, medier. Karlstad: Karlstad University Press. ISBN: 978-91-86637-04-0.
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