ISSP 2003 - National identity II: Sweden
SND-ID: snd0805-1. Version: 1.0. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5878/002399
Is part of collection at SND: ISSP - International Social Survey Programme
Jonas Edlund - Umeå University, Department of Sociology
Stefan Svallfors - Umeå University, Department of Sociology
Umeå University - Department of Sociology
This is the Swedish part of the 2003 'International Social Survey Program' (ISSP), and it is the second time ISSP focuses on national identity. The questions on national consciousness and national identity include: Identification with the town, the city, the region, the nation and with the respective continent; most important characteristics for national identity; identification with one's own nation and national pride (scale); perceived pride in the democracy of the country, the political influence of the country in the world, the economic achievement, the social security system, the scientific achievements, the achievements in sports, the achievements in arts or literature, the armed forces, the history and equal rights of all social groups in society; preference for protective duty to support the national economy; attitude to the right of international institutions to enforce solutions to be accepted nationally; attitude to enforcing national interests regardless of evoking conflicts with other countries; rejection of acquisition of land by foreigners in one's country; preference for nation... Show more..
Demographic variables include sex; age; marital status; steady life-partner; years in school, current employment status; current employment status of spouse; hours worked weekly; occupation of respondent and spouse (ISCO-88); respondent and spouse working for private, public sector or self-employed; supervisor function; union membership; household size; family income; respondents earnings; household composition; self-placement on a left-right continuum; party preference; vote last election; religious denomination; frequency of church attendance; self-placement on a top-bottom scale; region; town size, rural or urban region; ethnicity or nationality.
ISSP aims to design and implement internationally comparable attitude surveys. The study in 2003 investigating National Identity. Show less..
Data contains personal data
Unit of analysis
Individuals aged 18-79 years and residing in Sweden
Time period(s) investigated
2003-01 – 2003-03
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: 2003-02 – 2003-04
- Data collector: Swedish Institute of Public Opinion Research
- Instrument: (Semi-structured questionnaire)
- Source of the data: Population group
Geographic location: Sweden
Lowest geographic unit
Highest geographic unit
Department of Sociology
Cultural and national identity (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social sciences (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)
Sociology (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)
Equality, inequality and social exclusion (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Minorities (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Edlund, J., & Svallfors, S. (2003) ISSP 2003 - National Identity II. Codebook for machine-readable datafile. Umeå: Department of Sociology.
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