Alcohol and Drug Use Survey - 1986

This study is part of the collection CAN:s Alcohol and Drug Use Survey

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

The Swedish Council for Information on Alcohol and Other Drugs

Description

Since 1971, a national drug habit survey has been conducted among Swedish ninth graders. From 2004, annual survey are also being conducted among students in the second year of high school.

The Swedish Council for Information on Alcohol and Other Drugs (CAN) are responsible for the annual survey since 1986. CAN is a non-governmental organization and their main tasks are to follow the drug trends in Sweden and to inform the public and educate professionals on alcohol and other drugs.

The results from the survey are published in a report called “Skolelevers drogvanor” (Alcohol and Drug Use Among Students). CAN also conduct regional and local school surveys upon requests from municipalities and regions.

Purpose:

The aim of the study is primarily to describe the development of drug habits and to study the differences between various groups.

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

The Swedish Council for Information on Alcohol and Other Drugs

Identifiers

SND-ID: EXT 0230

Description

Since 1971, a national drug habit survey has been conducted among Swedish ninth graders. From 2004, annual survey are also being conducted among students in the second year of high school.

The Swedish Council for Information on Alcohol and Other Drugs (CAN) are responsible for the annual survey since 1986. CAN is a non-governmental organization and their main tasks are to follow the drug trends in Sweden and to inform the public and educate professionals on alcohol and other drugs.

The results from the survey are published in a report called “Skolelevers drogvanor” (Alcohol and Drug Use Among Students). CAN also conduct regional and local school surveys upon requests from municipalities and regions.

Purpose:

The aim of the study is primarily to describe the development of drug habits and to study the differences between various groups.

Geographic spread

Geographic description: Sweden

Unit of analysis

Population

Students in ninth grade.

Time Method

Sampling procedure

Probability: Cluster
Probability: Simple random

Data contains personal data

No

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CAN:s Alcohol and Drug Use Survey

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Alcohol and Drug Use Survey - 1986, ninth grade

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

The Swedish Council for Information on Alcohol and Other Drugs

Description

The survey in 1986 was answered by 5,820 students in ninth grade (2,942 boys and 2878 girls), which represented a response rate of 88 % in total. Data from this years survey is not electronic accessible.

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Data collection

Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire

Time period(s) for data collection: 1986-03 — 1986-05

Source of the data: Population group

Time period(s) investigated

1986 — 1986

Number of individuals/objects

5820

Response rate/participation rate

88

Published: 2017-02-24