Health on equal terms? - Västra Götaland, 2015

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

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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 2015, Region Västra Götaland ordered an additional sample for Västra Götaland County.

The additional sample in 2015 included all individuals aged 16-84 years living in Västra Götaland County, a total of 91,347 individuals. Including the national sample of Västra Götaland County the total number were 94,644 individuals. A part of the additional selection consisted a cohort of people from the survey in 2011.

A total of 52,348 individuals answered the questionnaire, representing a response rate of 55,5 percent.

The questionnaire was printed in two versions. The Public Health Agency designed the questions in the national questionnaire form. Region Västra Götaland excluded some of the questions in the national form and instead added three questions about work environment and the EQ5D-instrument. Both questionnaires covered iss

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Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Identifiers:

SND-ID: EXT 0195

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 2015, Region Västra Götaland ordered an additional sample for Västra Götaland County.

The additional sample in 2015 included all individuals aged 16-84 years living in Västra Götaland County, a total of 91,347 individuals. Including the national sample of Västra Götaland County the total number were 94,644 individuals. A part of the additional selection consisted a cohort of people from the survey in 2011.

A total of 52,348 individuals answered the questionnaire, representing a response rate of 55,5 percent.

The questionnaire was printed in two versions. The Public Health Agency designed the questions in the national questionnaire form. Region Västra Götaland excluded some of the questions in the national form and instead added three questions about work environment and the EQ5D-instrument. Both questionnaires covered iss

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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 0195-001

Health on equal terms, Västra Götaland - 2015

Data format / data structure:

Numeric

Data collection:

Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire

Time period(s) for data collection: 2015-02-24 — 2015-05-05

Source of the data: Population group

Number of individuals/objects:

38896

Response rate/participation rate:

51,7%

Dataset EXT 0195-002

Health on equal terms, Västra Götaland: Cohort - 2015

Data format / data structure:

Numeric

Number of individuals/objects:

11790

Response rate/participation rate:

74,8%