Health on equal terms? - Västra Götaland, 2004

This study is part of the collection Health on equal terms? - Västra Götaland

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Description:

The survey “Health on equal terms?” is a national survey, conducted every year since 2004. The Public Health Agency is responsible for the survey and Statistics Sweden (SCB) is responsible for the distribution, collection and registration. During the data collection in 2004, Region Västra Götaland ordered an additional sample for Västra Götaland County.

The additional sample in 2004 included all individuals aged 18-84 years living in Ale, Kungälv, Tjörn, Öckerö, Härryda, Mölndal, Partille and Gothenburg. The questionnaire were answered by 3,923 individuals from the additional sample.

Including the national sample produced by Statistics Sweden (SCB), a total of 5,047 individuals participated from Västra Götaland County.

The questionnaire consisted a total of 143 questions covering e.g. issues of health, lifestyle, economic conditions, work and employment, and security and social relations. In addition to data collected through the questionnaires, registry data were also included.

Responsible department/unit:

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Identifiers:

SND-ID: EXT 0184

Purpose:

The aim of the national survey was 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 aim of the additional sample in Västra Götaland County was to investigate the health in the population in Västra Götaland County.

Description:

The survey “Health on equal terms?” is a national survey, conducted every year since 2004. The Public Health Agency is responsible for the survey and Statistics Sweden (SCB) is responsible for the distribution, collection and registration. During the data collection in 2004, Region Västra Götaland ordered an additional sample for Västra Götaland County.

The additional sample in 2004 included all individuals aged 18-84 years living in Ale, Kungälv, Tjörn, Öckerö, Härryda, Mölndal, Partille and Gothenburg. The questionnaire were answered by 3,923 individuals from the additional sample.

Including the national sample produced by Statistics Sweden (SCB), a total of 5,047 individuals participated from Västra Götaland County.

The questionnaire consisted a total of 143 questions covering e.g. issues of health, lifestyle, economic conditions, work and employment, and security and social relations. In addition to data collected through the questionnaires, registry data were also included.

Geographic spread:

Geographic location: Västra Götaland County

Geographic description: Västra Götaland County

Unit of analysis:

Population:

Individuals aged 18-84 years, living in Västra Götaland County.

Sampling procedure:

Probability: Simple random
Probability: Stratified

Health on equal terms, Västra Götaland - 2004

Data format / data structure:

Numeric

Data collection:

Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire

Time period(s) for data collection: 2004-03-26 — 2004-06-15

Source of the data: Population group

Time period(s) investigated:

2004-03-26 — 2004-06-15

Number of individuals/objects:

5047

Response rate/participation rate:

60,8%