Road safety survey 1998

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Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Swedish Road Administration

Description:

This is the 18th study in a series of annual surveys on road safety conducted since 1981. The study is conducted by Statistics Sweden on behalf of the Swedish National Road Administration, which had the overall responsibility for road safety in Sweden in 1998. Today the study is conducted on behalf of the Swedish Transport Administration.

The study aims to identify and analyse traffic safety statistics. This is done by a written questionnaire directed to a stratified sample of the population. The study from 1998 had a 73,8 percent response rate and a sample of 10 392 randomly selected people aged between 15 and 84 years.

The questions in the study include, for example, traffic behaviour and traffic patterns; attitudes to road safety and traffic rules, the relation between alcohol and traffic and child safety in traffic. Both motor traffic, bicycle and foot traffic is concerned. A total of 24 questions are used, including descriptive questions, estimation questions and attitude questions.

Purpose:

The survey aims to identify and analyse traffic safety statistics.

Subject area:

legislation and legal systems, children, TRANSPORT AND TRAVEL (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Responsible department/unit:

Swedish Transport Administration

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Swedish Road Administration

Identifiers:

SND-ID: SND 0643

Alternative title:

TS-enkäten 1998

Description:

This is the 18th study in a series of annual surveys on road safety conducted since 1981. The study is conducted by Statistics Sweden on behalf of the Swedish National Road Administration, which had the overall responsibility for road safety in Sweden in 1998. Today the study is conducted on behalf of the Swedish Transport Administration.

The study aims to identify and analyse traffic safety statistics. This is done by a written questionnaire directed to a stratified sample of the population. The study from 1998 had a 73,8 percent response rate and a sample of 10 392 randomly selected people aged between 15 and 84 years.

The questions in the study include, for example, traffic behaviour and traffic patterns; attitudes to road safety and traffic rules, the relation between alcohol and traffic and child safety in traffic. Both motor traffic, bicycle and foot traffic is concerned. A total of 24 questions are used, including descriptive questions, estimation questions and attitude questions.

Purpose:

The survey aims to identify and analyse traffic safety statistics.

Language:

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated:

1998-10 — 1999-01

1998-10 — 1999-01

Geographic spread:

Geographic location: Sweden

Lowest geographic unit:

Municipality

Highest geographic unit:

Country

Unit of analysis:

Population:

Individuals aged 15-84 years and residing in Sweden

Sampling procedure:

Probability: Stratified

Subject area:

legislation and legal systems, children, TRANSPORT AND TRAVEL (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

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Vägverket. (1999). Resultat från 1998 års trafiksäkerhetsenkät. Elektronisk publikation. Borlänge, Vägverket.
ISSN: 1401-9612

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Version 3.0:

2014-01-22 doi:10.5878/001660

Version 2.1:

2013-05-13 doi:10.5878/001528

Road safety survey 1998

Suggested citation:

Swedish Road Administration. Swedish Transport Administration (2014). Road safety survey 1998. Swedish National Data Service. Version 3.0. https://doi.org/10.5878/001660

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Swedish Road Administration

Data format / data structure:

Numeric

Data collection:

Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire: paper

Time period(s) for data collection: 1998-10 — 1999-01

Data collector: Statistics Sweden

Source of the data: Population group

Collection methodology:

Postal questionnaire with three written reminders

Time period(s) investigated:

1998-10 — 1998-12

Variables:

101

Number of individuals/objects:

7545

Response rate/participation rate:

73,8%

Published: 1999-01-01
Last updated: 2019-02-06