The Community SOM Survey 1997

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute

Description

Every year since 1986, the SOM Institute carries out a nationwide survey, National SOM (Riks-SOM), in which people are asked questions about politics, society, their use of media, public service, the environment, risks, new media technology and their leisure-time activities. Since 1992 a corresponding survey is carried out in Göteborg and its surrounding communities: Western SOM (Väst-SOM). Starting in 1996, a local study, Community SOM (Kom-SOM), is carried out in different municipalities surrounding Göteborg as well as town districts in the city of Göteborg. The results from these surveys shed light on three levels of society: the national, the regional and the municipal.

Subject area

Media, Political behaviour and attitudes, Leisure, tourism and sport (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences, Political Science, Media Studies (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Responsible department/unit

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute

Identifiers

SND-ID: SND 0743

Alternative title

Kom-SOM 1997

Description

Every year since 1986, the SOM Institute carries out a nationwide survey, National SOM (Riks-SOM), in which people are asked questions about politics, society, their use of media, public service, the environment, risks, new media technology and their leisure-time activities. Since 1992 a corresponding survey is carried out in Göteborg and its surrounding communities: Western SOM (Väst-SOM). Starting in 1996, a local study, Community SOM (Kom-SOM), is carried out in different municipalities surrounding Göteborg as well as town districts in the city of Göteborg. The results from these surveys shed light on three levels of society: the national, the regional and the municipal.

Language

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated

1997-09-01 — 1997-12-01

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Stenungsund Municipality, Lerum Municipality, Alingsås Municipality

Geographic description: Three municipalities in the Göteborg region: Alingsås, Lerum and Stenungsund

Unit of analysis

Population

Individuals aged 15-80 years and residents in Alingsås, Lerum or Stenungsund

Time Method

Sampling procedure

Probability: Simple random

Data contains personal data

No

Subject area

Media, Political behaviour and attitudes, Leisure, tourism and sport (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences, Political Science, Media Studies (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Publications

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Nilsson, Lennart & Persson, Jonas (1998) Kommunundersökningen 1997 : Stenungsund. Göteborg: SOM Institute.

Nilsson, Lennart & Persson, Jonas (1998) Kommunundersökningen 1997 : Alingsås. Göteborg: SOM Institute.

Nilsson, Lennart & Persson, Jonas (1998) Medborgarna och lokalsamhället : Kommunundersökningarna i göteborgsregionen 1996-1997. Göteborg: SOM Insititute.

Nilsson, Lennart & Persson, Jonas (1998) Storstadsregionens kontraster. Kommunundersökningarna i göteborgsregionen 1996-1997. Göteborg: SOM-insititute.

Nilsson, Lennart & Persson, Jonas (1998) Kommunundersökningen 1997 : Lerum. Göteborg: SOM Institute.

Persson, Jonas (1999) Storstadsregionens kontraster. Kommunundersökningarna i göteborgsregionen 1996-1998. Göteborg: SOM Insititute.

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Dataset 1

The Community SOM Survey 1997: Alingsås

Citation

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute (2003). <em>The Community SOM Survey 1997: Alingsås</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/000870">https://doi.org/10.5878/000870</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Data collection

Time period(s) for data collection: 1997-09-01 — 1997-12-01

Source of the data: Population group

Variables

372

Number of individuals/objects

765

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Dataset 2

The Community SOM Survey 1997: Lerum

Citation

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute (2003). <em>The Community SOM Survey 1997: Lerum</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/000980">https://doi.org/10.5878/000980</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Data collection

Time period(s) for data collection: 1997-09-01 — 1997-12-01

Source of the data: Population group

Variables

372

Number of individuals/objects

752

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Dataset 3

The Community SOM Survey 1997: Stenungsund

Citation

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute (2003). <em>The Community SOM Survey 1997: Stenungsund</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/000981">https://doi.org/10.5878/000981</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Data collection

Time period(s) for data collection: 1997-09-01 — 1997-12-01

Source of the data: Population group

Variables

363

Number of individuals/objects

726

Published: 2001-01-01
Last updated: 2019-11-15