SIFO 1987: Industry managers about the environment

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Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Swedish Institute of Public Opinion Research

Federation of Swedish Industries

Description:

The Swedish Institute of Public Opinion Research (SIFO) carried out this survey at the request of the Federation of Swedish Industries. Questions were asked about environmental commitments and topicality of environmental issues within the company, personnel responsible for environmental issues and the importance of environmental aspects when developing new technology and new products. The managers also had to mention the major environmental problem of the company at present and within the next two years, if the company had any permissions for industrial emissions and plans for decreasing these emissions. Furthermore the respondents were asked about their confidence in institutions within the environmental sphere, environmental activists and journalist. There were also a number of questions dealing with the opinion on the way the Federation of Swedish Industries acts in environmental issues. Background variables include information on number of employees, turnover and trade association.

Subject area:

environment and conservation, business/industrial management and organisation (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Responsible department/unit:

Swedish Institute of Public Opinion Research

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Swedish Institute of Public Opinion Research

Federation of Swedish Industries

Identifiers:

SND-ID: SND 0337

Description:

The Swedish Institute of Public Opinion Research (SIFO) carried out this survey at the request of the Federation of Swedish Industries. Questions were asked about environmental commitments and topicality of environmental issues within the company, personnel responsible for environmental issues and the importance of environmental aspects when developing new technology and new products. The managers also had to mention the major environmental problem of the company at present and within the next two years, if the company had any permissions for industrial emissions and plans for decreasing these emissions. Furthermore the respondents were asked about their confidence in institutions within the environmental sphere, environmental activists and journalist. There were also a number of questions dealing with the opinion on the way the Federation of Swedish Industries acts in environmental issues. Background variables include information on number of employees, turnover and trade association.

Language:

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated:

1987-06-01

Geographic spread:

Geographic location: Sweden

Unit of analysis:

Population:

Managers of companies associated to the Federation of Swedish Industries.

Time Method:

Subject area:

environment and conservation, business/industrial management and organisation (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Available documentation:

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1993-06-01 doi:10.5878/002451

SIFO 1987: Industry managers about the environment

Suggested citation:

Swedish Institute of Public Opinion Research, Federation of Swedish Industries. Swedish Institute of Public Opinion Research (1993). SIFO 1987: Industry managers about the environment. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. https://doi.org/10.5878/002451

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Swedish Institute of Public Opinion Research

Federation of Swedish Industries

Data format / data structure:

Numeric

Data collection:

Mode of collection: Telephone interview

Time period(s) for data collection: 1987-06-01

Data collector: Swedish Institute of Public Opinion Research

Source of the data: Population group

Variables:

87

Number of individuals/objects:

314

Published: 1993-01-01
Last updated: 2019-02-06