Sweden now 1983-II

This study is part of the collection Sweden now

order data remove data Order collection
order data remove data Order data

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Testologen Ltd.

Description

In the mid-1960s, Testologen AB in collaboration with a group of advertisers, introduced a new way of investigation, where data about the target groups - socio-economic data, interests, purchasing habits, possessions, buying intentions - and data on reading habits were collected in the same survey. At SND there are now surveys available from the Sweden Now series covering a 20-year period, 1972-1991.
In the 1983 survey there are questions about existing household equipment and purchases planned for the next couple of years. The respondent also had to state on a scale ranging from ´very interested´ to ´very uninterested´ how interested she/he was in 65 various subjects and activities covering: Consumer durables; Consumer non-durables; Personal care, health and fashion; Plants and pets; Pleasure and leisure time; Residency and home hobbies; Social and political activities. Another question dealt with how much money the respondent spends on gambling, clothes, entertainment etc. annually. The respondent also had to state how often different shops were visited, how often different types of adverti

... Show more..

Subject area

Consumption and consumer behaviour, Media, Public relations (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences, Media Studies (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Responsible department/unit

IMU-Testologen AB

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Testologen Ltd.

Identifiers

SND-ID: SND 0418

Alternative title

Sverige nu 1983-II

Description

In the mid-1960s, Testologen AB in collaboration with a group of advertisers, introduced a new way of investigation, where data about the target groups - socio-economic data, interests, purchasing habits, possessions, buying intentions - and data on reading habits were collected in the same survey. At SND there are now surveys available from the Sweden Now series covering a 20-year period, 1972-1991.
In the 1983 survey there are questions about existing household equipment and purchases planned for the next couple of years. The respondent also had to state on a scale ranging from ´very interested´ to ´very uninterested´ how interested she/he was in 65 various subjects and activities covering: Consumer durables; Consumer non-durables; Personal care, health and fashion; Plants and pets; Pleasure and leisure time; Residency and home hobbies; Social and political activities. Another question dealt with how much money the respondent spends on gambling, clothes, entertainment etc. annually. The respondent also had to state how often different shops were visited, how often different types of adverti

... Show more..

Language

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated

1983-02-02 — 1983-07-15

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Unit of analysis

Population

Individuals aged 15-70 years

Sampling procedure

Probability: Simple random

Subject area

Consumption and consumer behaviour, Media, Public relations (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences, Media Studies (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Publications

Testologen AB (1983) Orvesto 1983-II : Hela riket. Sollentuna: Testologen Ltd.

If you have published anything based on these data, please notify us with a reference to your publication(s).


If you are responsible for the catalogue entry, you can update the metadata/data description in DORIS.

Version 1.0

Sweden now 1983-II

Suggested citation

Testologen Ltd.. IMU-Testologen AB (1997). <em>Sweden now 1983-II</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/001078">https://doi.org/10.5878/001078</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Testologen Ltd.

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Data collection

Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire: paper

Time period(s) for data collection: 1983-01-01 — 1983-06-01

Data collector: Testologen Ltd.

Source of the data: Population group

Variables

297

Number of individuals/objects

8163

Published: 1994-01-01
Last updated: 2019-02-06