NordChild - The Nordic Study of Children’s Health and Wellbeing

SND-ID: snd1091-1. Version: 1.0. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5878/hd4x-7x60

Citation

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Lennart Köhler - Nordic School of Public Health orcid

Research principal

University of Gothenburg rorId

Description

The NordChild study is a cross-sectional postal study among children aged 2-17 years from the five Nordic countries; Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. A random sample stratified for age and gender was drawn in all the Nordic countries. The total population included 10213 individuals in 1984, 10317 in 1996 and 7715 in 2011.
Method and outcome

Unit of analysis

Population

A cross-sectional postal study among children aged 2-17 years from the five Nordic countries; Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.

Sampling procedure

Time period(s) investigated

1984 – 1984

1996 – 1996

2011 – 2011

Data format / data structure

Data collection
Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden

Geographic description: De fem nordiska länderna.

Administrative information
Topic and keywords

Research area

Public health, global health, social medicine and epidemiology (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)

General health and well-being (CESSDA Topic Classification)

Public health (CESSDA Topic Classification)

Publications

Versions

Version 1.0. 2019-04-15

Version 1.0: 2019-04-15

DOI: https://doi.org/10.5878/hd4x-7x60

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Published: 2019-04-15
Last updated: 2020-05-07