Health on equal terms? Västra Götaland, 2012

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

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Public Health Agency of Sweden

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 2012, the City of Gothenburg ordered an additional sample for Gothenburg.

The additional sample in 2012 included all individuals aged 16-84 years living in Gothenburg and consisted of 3,050 individuals. The total sample of Gothenburg, including the national sample, was 4,149 individuals. The questionnaire was answered by 1,801 individuals from Gothenburg, representing a response rate of 43,5 percent.

Including the national sample produced by Statistics Sweden (SCB), a total of 2,971 individuals participated from Västra Götaland County.

The questionnaire was printed in two versions. Addition to the national public health questionnaire, a similar questionnaire was conducted for the sample in Gothenburg including some extra questions. The national questionnaire consisted a total of 144 questions and the questionnaire for the sa

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Responsible department/unit

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Public Health Agency of Sweden

Identifiers

SND-ID: EXT 0192

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 2012, the City of Gothenburg ordered an additional sample for Gothenburg.

The additional sample in 2012 included all individuals aged 16-84 years living in Gothenburg and consisted of 3,050 individuals. The total sample of Gothenburg, including the national sample, was 4,149 individuals. The questionnaire was answered by 1,801 individuals from Gothenburg, representing a response rate of 43,5 percent.

Including the national sample produced by Statistics Sweden (SCB), a total of 2,971 individuals participated from Västra Götaland County.

The questionnaire was printed in two versions. Addition to the national public health questionnaire, a similar questionnaire was conducted for the sample in Gothenburg including some extra questions. The national questionnaire consisted a total of 144 questions and the questionnaire for the sa

... Show more..

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Geographic description: Gothenburg

Lowest geographic unit

Country

Unit of analysis

Population

All individuals aged 16-84 years and living in Gothenburg.

Sampling procedure

Probability: Stratified
Probability: Simple random

Data contains personal data

No

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Health on equal terms, Västra Götaland - 2012

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Public Health Agency of Sweden

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Data collection

Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire

Time period(s) for data collection: 2012-04-20 — 2012-06-27

Source of the data: Population group

Time period(s) investigated

2012-04-20 — 2012-06-27

Number of individuals/objects

1801

Response rate/participation rate

43.5

Published: 2015-07-02
Last updated: 2017-03-29