Swedish journalist 1994
SND-ID: snd0592-1. Version: 2.0. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5878/002223
Is part of collection at SND: Swedish journalist suveys
Kent Asp - University of Gothenburg, Department of Journalism Media and Communication
Lennart Weibull - University of Gothenburg, Department of Journalism Media and Communication
Monica Löfgren-Nilsson - University of Gothenburg, Department of Journalism Media and Communication
University of Gothenburg - Department of Journalism Media and Communication
Journalist 1994 is a follow-up initiated by a research group at the department of journalism and mass communication at Göteborg university in collaboration with research projects at the department of political science, the paper 'Journalisten' and the Swedish Journalists´ Union. The questionnaire was divided into nine blocks: work and professional role; press ethical rules and professional ethics; media habits; politics and the community; estimation of risks; environment opinion; the paper 'Journalisten'; the Swedish Journalists' Union; and background.
The purpose of the study is to investigate how Swedish journalists perceive themselves and society, their professional role and work situation, the problems related to their code of professional ethics and the developments in the media sector.
Data contains personal data
Unit of analysis
Swedish journalists (members - not students or retired - of the Swedish Journalists' Union)
Time period(s) investigated
1994-10-04 – 1994-12-10
Number of individuals/objects
Response rate/participation rate
Data format / data structure
- Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire: paper
- Time period(s) for data collection: 1994-10-04 – 1994-12-10
- Source of the data: Population group
Geographic location: Sweden
Lowest geographic unit
Highest geographic unit
Department of Journalism Media and Communication
Employment (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Working conditions (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social sciences (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)
Media and communications (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)
Information society (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Media (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Andersson, A M. (1997) Vem är den svenske journalisten? - En studie av journalistkåren i yrkesliv och vardagsliv 1994 - 1995. Report no. 73. Göteborg: Department of Journalism and Mass Communication.
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