Health on equal terms? - Västra Götaland, 2011

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 2011, Region Västra Götaland ordered an additional sample for Västra Götaland County. The sample was divided in two different parts of which 20 % received the national questionnaire and 80 % received a variant of the questionnaire (called the test questionnaire).

The additional sample in 2011 included all individuals aged 16-84 years living in Västra Götaland County. A total of 51,979 individuals answered the national questionnaire and the test questionnaire, representing a response rate of 54 percent.

Region Västra Götaland wanted to create a longitudinal cohort for further follow-ups, and 40,000 of the sample were invited to participate.

The questionnaire was printed in two versions: the national questionnaire included a total of 142 questions and the test questionnaire included a total of 127 questions. Both questionnai

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Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Identifiers:

SND-ID: EXT 0191

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 2011, Region Västra Götaland ordered an additional sample for Västra Götaland County. The sample was divided in two different parts of which 20 % received the national questionnaire and 80 % received a variant of the questionnaire (called the test questionnaire).

The additional sample in 2011 included all individuals aged 16-84 years living in Västra Götaland County. A total of 51,979 individuals answered the national questionnaire and the test questionnaire, representing a response rate of 54 percent.

Region Västra Götaland wanted to create a longitudinal cohort for further follow-ups, and 40,000 of the sample were invited to participate.

The questionnaire was printed in two versions: the national questionnaire included a total of 142 questions and the test questionnaire included a total of 127 questions. Both questionnai

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Geographic spread:

Geographic location: Sweden

Geographic description: Västra Götaland County

Lowest geographic unit:

Municipality

Unit of analysis:

Population:

Individuals aged 16-84 years living in Västra Götaland County.

Sampling procedure:

Probability: Simple random
Probability: Stratified

Dataset EXT 0191-001

Health on equal terms, Västra Götaland: National questionnaire - 2011

Data format / data structure:

Numeric

Data collection:

Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire

Time period(s) for data collection: 2011-04-18 — 2011-06-29

Source of the data: Population group

Time period(s) investigated:

2011-04-18 — 2011-06-29

Number of individuals/objects:

10190

Response rate/participation rate:

53,3%

Dataset EXT 0191-002

Health on equal terms, Västra Götaland: Test questionnaire - 2011

Data format / data structure:

Numeric

Data collection:

Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire

Time period(s) for data collection: 2011-04-20 — 2011-07-05

Source of the data: Population group

Time period(s) investigated:

2011-04-20 — 2011-07-05

Number of individuals/objects:

41740

Response rate/participation rate:

54,5%