VALU 1999 - SVT exit poll survey European parliament election 1999

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Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Hans Hernborn - Sveriges Television

Sören Holmberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Political Science

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

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

Description:

This exit poll survey was carried out in connection with the election to the European parliament on June 13, 1999.

In VALU - Swedish exit poll surveys - voters leaving polling stations are asked by public service broadcaster Sveriges Television (SVT) to fill in a questionnaire and put it anonymously in a sealed box. After collecting and processing the responses, Sveriges Television is able to present an election forecast and an analysis of the reasons underlying the outcome of the election in it´s Election Night broadcast. The surveys are referred to as VALU, an abbreviation for vallokalsundersökning, Swedish for exit poll survey. The first exit poll survey in Sweden was carried out at the parliamentary election in 1991. Since then similar studies have been carried out in connection with all Parliamentary elections, referendums and elections to the European Parliament.

Voters leaving the polling stations were asked to fill in a questionnaire including questions on: party voted for; vote on individual or party; time for decision how to vote; party voted for in the general election 1998 and a

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Subject area:

political behaviour and attitudes, elections, international politics and organisations (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences, Political Science (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Responsible department/unit:

Sveriges Television

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Hans Hernborn - Sveriges Television

Sören Holmberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Political Science

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

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

Identifiers:

SND-ID: SND 0723

Alternative title:

VALU99

Description:

This exit poll survey was carried out in connection with the election to the European parliament on June 13, 1999.

In VALU - Swedish exit poll surveys - voters leaving polling stations are asked by public service broadcaster Sveriges Television (SVT) to fill in a questionnaire and put it anonymously in a sealed box. After collecting and processing the responses, Sveriges Television is able to present an election forecast and an analysis of the reasons underlying the outcome of the election in it´s Election Night broadcast. The surveys are referred to as VALU, an abbreviation for vallokalsundersökning, Swedish for exit poll survey. The first exit poll survey in Sweden was carried out at the parliamentary election in 1991. Since then similar studies have been carried out in connection with all Parliamentary elections, referendums and elections to the European Parliament.

Voters leaving the polling stations were asked to fill in a questionnaire including questions on: party voted for; vote on individual or party; time for decision how to vote; party voted for in the general election 1998 and a

... Show more..

Language:

English

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated:

1999

Geographic spread:

Geographic location: Sweden

Highest geographic unit:

Country

Unit of analysis:

Population:

Swedish electorate

Sampling procedure:

Mixed probability and non-probability

Subject area:

political behaviour and attitudes, elections, international politics and organisations (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences, Political Science (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Publications

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

Hernborn, Hans (2002). Valu : Swedish exit polls. Stockholm: Sveriges television (SVT)
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Version 1.1:

2008-12-03 doi:10.5878/001511

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Version 1.0:

1999-12-15 doi:10.5878/001510

VALU 1999 - SVT exit poll survey European parliament election 1999

Suggested citation:

Hans Hernborn, Sören Holmberg, Torbjörn Thedéen, Per Näsman. Sveriges Television (2008). VALU 1999 - SVT exit poll survey European parliament election 1999. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.1. https://doi.org/10.5878/001511

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Hans Hernborn - Sveriges Television

Sören Holmberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Political Science

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

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

Data format / data structure:

Numeric

Data collection:

Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire

Time period(s) for data collection: 1999-06-01 — 1999-06-13

Data collector: Sveriges Television

Number of responses: 6940

Source of the data: Population group

Variables:

46

Number of individuals/objects:

6940

Published: 1999-01-01
Last updated: 2020-01-22