National public health survey, Health on equal terms - 2014

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The Public Health Agency of Sweden annually conducts a national public health survey, Health on Equal Terms, including a sample of 20 000 people aged 16-84 years. The survey, which was conducted for the first time in 2004, is an on going collaboration between the The Public Health Agency of Sweden and county councils/regions in Sweden and is carried out with help from Statistics Sweden (SCB). All studies, since 2004, can be found under the tab Related studies. The survey is voluntary and done with the purpose to investigate the health in the population and to show changes in the population's health over time as a follow up of the national health politics. The sample is randomly drawn from the Statistics Sweden's population register and includes 20 000 people aged 16-84 years. The personal data is confidential and protected by law and those working with this survey are obliged to practice professional secrecy. Individual answers can not be identified in the results. The study participants are since 2007 given the opportunity to answer the survey on the web. Since 2012, the web survey is

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Epost till Folkhälsoenkäten

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The aim is to investigate the health in the population and to show changes in the population's health over time as a follow up of the national health politics.

Abstract:

The Public Health Agency of Sweden annually conducts a national public health survey, Health on Equal Terms, including a sample of 20 000 people aged 16-84 years. The survey, which was conducted for the first time in 2004, is an on going collaboration between the The Public Health Agency of Sweden and county councils/regions in Sweden and is carried out with help from Statistics Sweden (SCB). All studies, since 2004, can be found under the tab Related studies. The survey is voluntary and done with the purpose to investigate the health in the population and to show changes in the population's health over time as a follow up of the national health politics. The sample is randomly drawn from the Statistics Sweden's population register and includes 20 000 people aged 16-84 years. The personal data is confidential and protected by law and those working with this survey are obliged to practice professional secrecy. Individual answers can not be identified in the results. The study participants are since 2007 given the opportunity to answer the survey on the web. Since 2012, the web survey is

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Individuals aged 16-84 years included in the Statistics Sweden population register

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Probability: Simple random
The sample was randomly drawn from the population register among people aged 16-84 years.

National public health survey, Health on equal terms - 2014

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The data collection is ongoing, during the year 2014.