Alcohol and Drug Use Survey - 2012 A

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.

Responsible department/unit:

The Swedish Council for Information on Alcohol and Other Drugs

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

The Swedish Council for Information on Alcohol and Other Drugs

Identifiers:

SND-ID: EXT 0258

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 and Upper Secondary School, second year.

Time Method:

Sampling procedure:

Probability: Cluster
Probability: Simple random

Contact persons for questions about the data:

Isabella Gripe

Siri Thor

Is part of collection at SND:

CAN:s Alcohol and Drug Use Survey

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Dataset 1

Alcohol and Drug Use Survey - 2012 A, ninth grade

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

The Swedish Council for Information on Alcohol and Other Drugs

Description:

One of two surveys in 2012 was answered by 4540 students in ninth grade (2,332 boys and 2,208 girls), which represented a response rate of 84 % in total. Data from this years survey is electronically accessible.

Data format / data structure:

Numeric

Data collection:

Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire

Time period(s) for data collection: 2012-03 — 2012-04

Source of the data: Population group

Number of individuals/objects:

4540

Response rate/participation rate:

84

Dataset 2

Alcohol and Drug Use Survey - 2012 A, Upper Secondary School, year 2

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

The Swedish Council for Information on Alcohol and Other Drugs

Description:

One of two surveys in 2012 was answered by 3,355 students in Upper Secondary School, year 2 (1,664 boys and 1,691 girls), which represented a response rate of 80 % in total. Data from this years survey is electronically accessible.

Data format / data structure:

Numeric

Data collection:

Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire

Time period(s) for data collection: 2012-03 — 2012-04

Source of the data: Population group

Number of individuals/objects:

3355

Response rate/participation rate:

80

Published: 2017-02-24