Electoral data archive 1948-1970

SND-ID: SND 0148

This study is part of the collection Swedish Electoral Data

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Göran Gustafsson - Lund University, Department of Sociology


The data collection consists of data from all parliamentary elections and county council elections during the period 1948-1970. There are also information about branches of trade and occupational groups in 1950, 1960 and 1970. The municipalities covered are the ones that were created by the amalgamation reform in 1952.



Research principal, contributors, and funding

Research principal

Lund University

Responsible department/unit

Department of Sociology


  • Funding agency: Swedish Council of Social Science Research
Protection and ethical review

Data contains personal data


Method and time period

Unit of analysis


Swedish municipalities

Time Method

Sampling procedure

Total universe/Complete enumeration

Time period(s) investigated

1948-01-01 – 1970-12-31

Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden


Gustavsson, G. (1973) Valdataarkivet 1948-1970. Lund: Department of Sociology.

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Electoral data archive 1948-1970

Associated documentation

Version 1.0


Göran Gustafsson. Lund University (1988). Electoral data archive 1948-1970. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. https://doi.org/10.5878/000874

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Data format / data structure


Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Göran Gustafsson - Lund University, Department of Sociology

Data collection

  • Mode of collection: Compilation/Synthesis
  • Time period(s) for data collection: 1969-01-01–1972-01-01
  • Data collector: Lund University, Department of Sociology
  • Source of the data: Registers/Records/Accounts: Historical, Registers/Records/Accounts: Voting results



Number of individuals/objects


Published: 1982-01-01
Last updated: 2019-02-05