Road safety survey 1998
SND-ID: snd0643-1. Version: 2.1. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5878/001528
Is part of collection at SND: Road safety survey
Swedish Road Administration
The study aims to identify and analyse traffic safety statistics. This is done by a written questionnaire directed to a stratified sample of the population. The study from 1998 had a 73,8 percent response rate and a sample of 10 392 randomly selected people aged between 15 and 84 years.
The questions in the study include, for example, traffic behaviour and traffic patterns; attitudes to road safety and traffic rules, the relation between alcohol and traffic and child safety in traffic. Both motor traffic, bicycle and foot traffic is concerned. A total of 24 questions are used, including descriptive questions, estimation questions and attitude questions.
The survey aims to identify and analyse traffic safety statistics.
Data contains personal data
Unit of analysis
Individuals aged 15-84 years and residing in Sweden
Requests were made to expand the survey and to separately report the results from Umeå and Piteå municipalities and the counties of Uppsala, Södermanland, Örebro and Västmanland. The new sample consists of 168 strata and was drawn by gender, seven age groups and twelve regional areas. Total sample after the expansion is 10 392 individuals.
Time period(s) investigated
1998-10 – 1998-12
Number of individuals/objects
Variable 6 can be used as a weight to make the data representative of the whole population.
Response rate/participation rate
Data format / data structure
- Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire: paper
- Time period(s) for data collection: 1998-10 – 1999-01
- Data collector: Statistics Sweden
- Source of the data: Population group
Geographic location: Sweden
Lowest geographic unit
Highest geographic unit
Vägverket. (1999). Resultat från 1998 års trafiksäkerhetsenkät. Elektronisk publikation. Borlänge, Vägverket.
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