Citizen survey 2002-2003

This study is part of the collection Citizen surveys

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Anders Westholm - Uppsala University, Department of Government

Karin Borevi - Uppsala University, Department of Government

Per Strömblad - Uppsala University, Department of Government

Description:

Citizen survey 2002-2003 (MBU02-03) is a follow up to citizen surveys conducted in 1987 and 1997 (SND 0474, SND 0796). The studies will examine the opportunities for citizens to influence their own situation and to participate in social decision-making.

The study was conducted in the fall of 2002 to spring of 2003, led by researchers at the Department of Government, Uppsala University. Fieldwork was conducted by Statistics Sweden. The study is funded by the Integration Political Power Investigation and the project Mechanisms of Democracy.

The data is based mainly on interviews. Selection is based on about 2,000 individuals residing in Sweden and has a response rate of 59.5 percent (slightly lower than the previous years' surveys).

Data is available at the German Data Archive GESIS.

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Anders Westholm - Uppsala University, Department of Government

Karin Borevi - Uppsala University, Department of Government

Per Strömblad - Uppsala University, Department of Government

Identifiers:

SND-ID: EXT 0207

DOI: 10.4232/1.4492

Alternative title:

MBU02-03

Purpose:

Aims to study the ability of citizens to influence their own situation and to participate in social decision-making.

Description:

Citizen survey 2002-2003 (MBU02-03) is a follow up to citizen surveys conducted in 1987 and 1997 (SND 0474, SND 0796). The studies will examine the opportunities for citizens to influence their own situation and to participate in social decision-making.

The study was conducted in the fall of 2002 to spring of 2003, led by researchers at the Department of Government, Uppsala University. Fieldwork was conducted by Statistics Sweden. The study is funded by the Integration Political Power Investigation and the project Mechanisms of Democracy.

The data is based mainly on interviews. Selection is based on about 2,000 individuals residing in Sweden and has a response rate of 59.5 percent (slightly lower than the previous years' surveys).

Data is available at the German Data Archive GESIS.

Time period(s) investigated:

2002 — 2003

Geographic spread:

Geographic location: Sweden

Unit of analysis:

Population:

Individuals aged 18 years or older, living in Sweden

Time Method:

Sampling procedure:

Probability: Simple random

Contact person for questions about the data:

Anders Westholm

Publications

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van Deth, Jan W., José Ramón Montero and Anders Westholm, red. 2007. Citizenship and Involvement in European Democracies: A Comparative Analysis. London: Routledge
Libris Google Books

Myrberg, Gunnar. 2007. Medlemmar och medborgare:Föreningsdeltagande och politiskt engagemang i det etnifierade samhället. Uppsala: Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis
Libris Google Books

Vem röstar och varför?: en analys av valdeltagandet i 2002 års kommunfullmäktigeval, Fritzes offentliga publikationer, Stockholm, 2003. http://www.regeringen.se/content/1/c4/06/25/ec27873d.pdf
Libris Government Offices of Sweden

Westholm, Anders, 'Den etniska integrationens dimensioner', Statsvetenskaplig Tidskrift., 111:1, s. 91-97, 2009
Swepub Institutional Repository

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Citizen survey 2002-2003

DOI:

10.4232/1.4492

Data format / data structure:

Numeric

Data collection:

Mode of collection: Face-to-face interview

Time period(s) for data collection: 2002 — 2003

Data collector: Statistics Sweden

Source of the data: Population group