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The Young SOM Survey 2000

SND-ID: SND 0821

This study is part of the collection SOM - Special studies

Alternative title

Ung-SOM 2000

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute


Young SOM, conducted in 2000, asked adolescents about their attitudes, values and social habits.

Young SOM involved 3000 adolescents in Västra Götaland County and the municipality of Kungsbacka and was part of the evaluation programme Morgondagens värderingar (Values of Tomorrow). It was carried out jointly with Region Västra Götaland.



Research principal, contributors, and funding

Research principal

University of Gothenburg

Responsible department/unit

SOM Institute

Protection and ethical review

Data contains personal data


Method and time period

Unit of analysis


Individuals aged 15-29 years and residing in Western Sweden

Time Method

Sampling procedure

Probability: Simple random

Time period(s) investigated

2000-11-21 – 2001-04-26

Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden, Kungsbacka Municipality, Västra Götaland County

Topic and keywords

Research area

Media, Information society, Leisure, tourism and sport (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences, Political Science, Media and Communications (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)


Oscarsson, Henrik (2002) Spår i framtiden : Ung-SOM-undersökningen, Västsverige 2000. SOM-report no 28. Göteborg : SOM-institute, Univ. ISBN: 91-973670-8-7.
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ISBN: 91-973670-8-7
ISSN: 0284-4788

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The Young SOM Survey 2000

Associated documentation

Version 1.0


University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute (2007). The Young SOM Survey 2000. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0.

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Data format / data structure


Creator/Principal investigator(s)

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute

Data collection

  • Time period(s) for data collection: 2000-11-21–2001-04-26
  • Source of the data: Population group



Number of individuals/objects


Published: 2007-01-01
Last updated: 2019-02-05