Health on equal terms? - Västra Götaland, 2013

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 2013, the City of Gothenburg ordered an additional sample for Gothenburg.

The additional sample in 2013 included all individuals aged 16-84 years living in Gothenburg and consisted of 2,648 individuals. The total sample of Gothenburg, including the national sample, was 3,740 individuals. The questionnaire was answered by 1,687 individuals from Gothenburg, representing a response rate of 45,2 percent.

Including the national sample produced by Statistics Sweden (SCB), a total of 2,810 individuals participated from Västra Götaland County.

The national questionnaire 2013 consisted a total of 145 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.

Purpose:

The

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Responsible department/unit:

City of Gothenburg

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Public Health Agency of Sweden

Identifiers:

SND-ID: EXT 0193

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 2013, the City of Gothenburg ordered an additional sample for Gothenburg.

The additional sample in 2013 included all individuals aged 16-84 years living in Gothenburg and consisted of 2,648 individuals. The total sample of Gothenburg, including the national sample, was 3,740 individuals. The questionnaire was answered by 1,687 individuals from Gothenburg, representing a response rate of 45,2 percent.

Including the national sample produced by Statistics Sweden (SCB), a total of 2,810 individuals participated from Västra Götaland County.

The national questionnaire 2013 consisted a total of 145 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.

Purpose:

The

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Geographic spread:

Geographic location: Sweden

Geographic description: Gothenburg

Lowest geographic unit:

Municipality

Unit of analysis:

Population:

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

Sampling procedure:

Probability: Stratified
Probability: Simple random

Health on equal terms, Västra Götaland - 2013

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: 2013-05-15 — 2013-08-13

Source of the data: Population group

Time period(s) investigated:

2013-05-15 — 2013-08-13

Number of individuals/objects:

1687

Response rate/participation rate:

ca 45 %

Published: 2015-07-02