VALU 1994 - SVT exit poll survey parliamentary election 1994

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Per Näsman - Royal Institute of Technology, Division of Safety Research

Hans Hernborn - Sveriges Television

Sören Holmberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Political Science

Torbjörn Thedéen - Royal Institute of Technology, Division of Safety Research

Description

The first Swedish exit poll survey was carried out in connection with the elections in 1991, and it was followed by a similar survey in 1994. Voters leaving the polling stations were asked to fill in a questionnaire including questions on: party voted for in the general and local elections; time for decision how to vote; party voted for in the general election 1991; vote intention at the referendum on Swedish EU-membership; placement on a political left-right scale; confidence in Swedish politicians; gender, age, occupational group and union membership. The respondents also had to indicate how important a number of items were for the decision how to vote, and to give an opinion on the policy of the different political parties.

Subject area

Political behaviour and attitudes, Elections (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences, Political Science (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Responsible department/unit

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Per Näsman - Royal Institute of Technology, Division of Safety Research

Hans Hernborn - Sveriges Television

Sören Holmberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Political Science

Torbjörn Thedéen - Royal Institute of Technology, Division of Safety Research

Identifiers

SND-ID: SND 0473

Alternative title

VALU94

Description

The first Swedish exit poll survey was carried out in connection with the elections in 1991, and it was followed by a similar survey in 1994. Voters leaving the polling stations were asked to fill in a questionnaire including questions on: party voted for in the general and local elections; time for decision how to vote; party voted for in the general election 1991; vote intention at the referendum on Swedish EU-membership; placement on a political left-right scale; confidence in Swedish politicians; gender, age, occupational group and union membership. The respondents also had to indicate how important a number of items were for the decision how to vote, and to give an opinion on the policy of the different political parties.

Language

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated

1994

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Unit of analysis

Population

Swedish electorate

Sampling procedure

Mixed probability and non-probability

Data contains personal data

No

Subject area

Political behaviour and attitudes, Elections (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences, Political Science (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

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Hernborn, Hans, Holmberg, Sören, Näsman, Per, & Thedéen, Torbjörn (2003) Valu : Sveriges Televisions vallokalsundersökningar. Stockholm: SVT.

Arndt, C. (2013). The Electoral Consequences of Third Way Welfare State Reforms: Social Democracy's Transformation and its Political Costs. Amsterdam University Press.
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Hernborn, Hans, Holmberg, Sören & Näsman, Per (2006). Valu i allmänhetens tjänst. Stockholm: Sveriges television (SVT)
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Hernborn, Hans (2002). Valu : Swedish exit polls. Stockholm: Sveriges television (SVT)
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2008-12-03
https://doi.org/10.5878/001519

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VALU 1994 - SVT exit poll survey parliamentary election 1994

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Per Näsman, Hans Hernborn, Sören Holmberg, Torbjörn Thedéen. Sveriges Television (2008). <em>VALU 1994 - SVT exit poll survey parliamentary election 1994</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.1. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/001519">https://doi.org/10.5878/001519</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Per Näsman - Royal Institute of Technology, Division of Safety Research

Hans Hernborn - Sveriges Television

Sören Holmberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Political Science

Torbjörn Thedéen - Royal Institute of Technology, Division of Safety Research

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Data collection

Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire: paper

Time period(s) for data collection: 1994-09-12 — 1994-09-18

Data collector: Sveriges Television

Source of the data: Population group

Variables

35

Number of individuals/objects

7051

Published: 1997-01-01
Last updated: 2020-01-22