Employed relative careers in Sweden 1993

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Bengt Furåker - University of Gothenburg, Department of Sociology and Work Science

Ann-Britt Sand - University of Gothenburg, Department of Sociology and Work Science

Description

In Sweden the municipalities have the responsibility to provide the elderly, ill and disabled with the assistance they need to make home living possible. Still, most caring take place in the family and is performed by relatives. Sometimes a relative carer can be employed and paid by the municipality to perform the help. The aim of this study is to explore the situation of employed family careers.

Purpose:

The aim of this study is to explore the situation of employed family careers.

Subject area

working conditions, elderly, social welfare systems/structures, specific social services: use and availability (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences, Sociology (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Responsible department/unit

University of Gothenburg, Department of Sociology and Work Science

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Bengt Furåker - University of Gothenburg, Department of Sociology and Work Science

Ann-Britt Sand - University of Gothenburg, Department of Sociology and Work Science

Identifiers

SND-ID: SND 0745

Description

In Sweden the municipalities have the responsibility to provide the elderly, ill and disabled with the assistance they need to make home living possible. Still, most caring take place in the family and is performed by relatives. Sometimes a relative carer can be employed and paid by the municipality to perform the help. The aim of this study is to explore the situation of employed family careers.

Purpose:

The aim of this study is to explore the situation of employed family careers.

Language

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated

1993-04-01 — 1993-05-01

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Unit of analysis

Population

Relative carers in 100 Swedish municipalities.

Time Method

Funding

Swedish Council for Social Research

Subject area

working conditions, elderly, social welfare systems/structures, specific social services: use and availability (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences, Sociology (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

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Publications

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Mossberg, A-B. (1997) Mellan familj och välfärdsstat - om anställda anhörigvårdare i Sverige. Report no. 39 Människa Handikapp Livsvillkor. Psykiatri och habilitering. Örebro läns landsting.

Furåker, B., & Mossberg, A-B. (1997) Arbetsglädje bland anställda anhörigvårdare. Socialvetenskaplig Tidskrift no. 4.

Mossberg, A-B (1994) De anhöriganställdas vardag. Äldreutvärderingen 1994:1. Socialstyrelsen.

Mossberg, A-B. (1996) Jag tar en dag i sänder : om ålderspensionerade anhörigvårdare. I Eliasson, R. (ed.) Omsorgens skiftningar - Begreppet, vardagen, politiken, foskningen. Lund: Studentlitteratur.

Mossberg Sand, A-B. (2000) Ansvar, kärlek och försörjning : om anställda anhörigvårdare i Sverige. Göteborg: Department of Sociology. (With a summary in English). ISBN: 91-972940-6-3.
ISBN: 91-972940-6-3

Mossberg, A-B. (1994) Anhörigvårdare - informella vårdare i ett formellt vårdsystem. Socialvetenskaplig Tidskrift no. 2-3.

Furåker, B., & Mossberg, A-B. (1997) Vårdansvar och bundenhet. Socialvetenskaplig Tidskrift no. 1.

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Employed relative carers in Sweden 1993

Suggested citation

Bengt Furåker, Ann-Britt Sand. University of Gothenburg, Department of Sociology and Work Science (2007). <em>Employed relative carers in Sweden 1993</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/001118">https://doi.org/10.5878/001118</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Bengt Furåker - University of Gothenburg, Department of Sociology and Work Science

Ann-Britt Sand - University of Gothenburg, Department of Sociology and Work Science

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Data collection

Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire: paper

Time period(s) for data collection: 1993-04-01 — 1993-05-01

Data collector: University of Gothenburg, Department of Sociology and Work Science

Source of the data: Population group

Variables

217

Number of individuals/objects

1197

Published: 2001-01-01
Last updated: 2020-01-17