The Gothenburg SOM Survey 2019

SND-ID: 2020-110

This study is part of the collection SOM - Special studies

Description Data and documentation

Alternative title

Gbg-SOM 2019

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute

Description

In the autumn of 2019, the fourth edition of the Gothenburg SOM survey was conducted. A total of 5000 randomly selected citizens of Gothenburg answered questions about attitudes and habits in relation to society, opinion and media. Many of the questions in the Gothenburg survey are of a regional nature, and concern local politicians and infrastructure initiatives.

Language

Swedish

Research principal, contributors, and funding

Research principal

University of Gothenburg

Responsible department/unit

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute
Protection and ethical review

Data contains personal data

No

Ethics Review

Gothenburg - Ref. 130-15

Method and time period

Unit of analysis

Population

Individuals aged 16-85 years and residing in Göteborg municipality.

Sampling procedure

Probability: Simple random
The selection of participants was based on simple random sampling and was conducted negatively with the SOM Institute’s national survey so that no individual would receive two questionnaires from the SOM Institute during the same survey year. The sample was drawn from the Swedish Tax Agency’s population register (RTB).

Time period(s) investigated

2019

Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Göteborg Municipality

Lowest geographic unit

Municipality

Highest geographic unit

Municipality

Publications

Rönnerstrand, B. & Sandelin, F (2020) SOM-undersökningen i Göteborg 2019: SOM-rapport nr 2020:36 [Elektronisk resurs]. Göteborgs universitet. https://www.gu.se/sites/default/files/2020-11/36.%20G%C3%B6teborgsrapporten%202019_0.pdf
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Dataset
The Gothenburg SOM Survey 2019

Version 1

Citation

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute (2021). <em>The Gothenburg SOM Survey 2019</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/mwpw-jv86">https://doi.org/10.5878/mwpw-jv86</a>

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Data format / data structure

Numeric

Text

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute

Data collection

  • Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire
  • Time period(s) for data collection: 2019-09-16–2019-12-31
  • Data collector: Institutet för kvalitetsindikatorer - Indikator
  • Sample size: 5000
  • Cause of non response - No contact/refusal: 2393
  • Cause of non response - Respondent unable to participate: 192
  • Source of the data: Population group

Variables

202

Number of individuals/objects

2412

Response rate/participation rate

50

Published: 2021-04-01