Service survey: Old age care in five type municipalities 1993

SND-ID: SND 0487

Description Data and documentation

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Lars Strömberg - University of Gothenburg, Center for Public Sector Research

Lennart Nilsson - University of Gothenburg, Center for Public Sector Research

Vicki Johansson - University of Gothenburg, Center for Public Sector Research

Description

This survey was carried out within the framework of the research programme ´Demokrati i förändring´. The survey was carried out in four municipalities; Grästorp, Kävlinge, Lidköping and Luleå, and in one district of Göteborg, Centrum. The choice of municipalities was made with regard to the classification of municipalities done in the citizen survey of the research programme, Local citizen survey 1991 (SSD 0306). The survey was directed towards persons aged 65-85. The questionnaire contained questions about marital status; size of household; number of sons and daughters; distance to children´s home; how often one sees the children or speaks with them on the telephone; opinion on how public old-age care ought to be worked out; economic aid to alternative old-age care; economic aid to elderly. For some twenty areas the respondents had to state if they took care of them themselves or if they were assisted by someone; if they were assisted by home-help; at what time they were assisted by someone else; opinion on the public old-age care; and monthly cost for old-age care. A number of questions deal

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Language

Swedish

Research principal, contributors, and funding

Research principal

University of Gothenburg

Funding

  • Funding agency: Swedish Council for Research in the Humanitie and Social Sciences
Protection and ethical review

Data contains personal data

No

Method

Unit of analysis

Population

Individuals aged 65-85 years living in Grästorp, Kävlinge, Lidköping and Luleå, and one district of Göteborg, Centrum.

Time Method

Time period(s) investigated

1993-12-01–1994-05-01

Topic and keywords

Research area

General health and well-being, Family life and marriage, Elderly, Specific social services: use and availability (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences, Political Science (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Publications

Johansson, V. (1994) Samhällets omsorgsstruktur under förändring. Politiska beslut som initierar rörelser mellan omsorgsformer i fyra kommuner. Work report. Göteborg: Department of Political Science.

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Service survey: Old age care in five type municipalities 1993

Associated documentation

Version 1.0

Citation

Lars Strömberg, Lennart Nilsson, Vicki Johansson. University of Gothenburg, Center for Public Sector Research (1995). <em>Service survey: Old age care in five type municipalities 1993</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002439">https://doi.org/10.5878/002439</a>

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Data format / data structure

Numeric

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Lars Strömberg - University of Gothenburg, Center for Public Sector Research

Lennart Nilsson - University of Gothenburg, Center for Public Sector Research

Vicki Johansson - University of Gothenburg, Center for Public Sector Research

Data collection

  • Time period(s) for data collection: 1993-12-01–1994-05-01
  • Source of the data: Population group

Variables

191

Number of individuals/objects

1926

Published: 1995-01-01
Last updated: 2019-02-05