Road safety survey 2006

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Abstract:

This is the 25th study in a series of annual surveys on road safety conducted since 1981. The study is conducted by Statistics Sweden on behalf of the Swedish National Road Administration, which had the overall responsibility for road safety in Sweden in 2005. Today the study is conducted on behalf of the Swedish Transport 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 2005 had a 64,8 percent response rate and a sample of 10 536 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 25 questions are used, including descriptive questions, estimation questions and attitude questions.

Study number:

Principal investigator(s):

Principal organisation:

Alternative title:

TS-enkäten 2006

Purpose:

The survey aims to identify and analyse traffic safety statistics.

Abstract:

This is the 25th study in a series of annual surveys on road safety conducted since 1981. The study is conducted by Statistics Sweden on behalf of the Swedish National Road Administration, which had the overall responsibility for road safety in Sweden in 2005. Today the study is conducted on behalf of the Swedish Transport 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 2005 had a 64,8 percent response rate and a sample of 10 536 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 25 questions are used, including descriptive questions, estimation questions and attitude questions.

Time period(s) investigated:

2006-03 — 2006-06

Collection events:

2006-03 — 2006-06 (Self-administered questionnaire: paper)

Data collector: Statistics Sweden

Instrument:

Geographic location:

Lowest geographic unit:

Municipality

Highest geographic unit:

Country

Unit of analysis:

Universe/Population:

Individuals aged 15-84 years and residing in Sweden

Kind of data format:

Numeric

Sampling procedure:

Probability: Stratified
A sample of 10 536 individuals, stratified after gender, seven age groups and twelve geographical areas, was drawn from the Statistic Sweden register over the total population (RTB). 168 strata.

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Vägverket. (2006). Resultat från 2006 års trafiksäkerhetsenkät. Elektronisk publikation. Borlänge, Vägverket.

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Version 3.0:

2014-01-02 doi:10.5878/001644

Version 2.0:

2013-06-07 doi:10.5878/001549

Road safety survey 2006

Citation:

Swedish Road Administration (2014). Road safety survey 2006. Swedish National Data Service. Version 3.0. https://doi.org/10.5878/001644

Kind of data:

Collection events:

2006-03 - 2006-06 (Self-administered questionnaire: paper)

Collection methodology:

Postal questionnaire with three written reminders.

Time period(s) investigated:

2006-03 — 2006-06

Variables:

106

Number of individuals/objects:

6794

Response rate:

64,8

Languages:

Data: Swedish
Questionnaire: Swedish
Codebook: Swedish