The Regional Skåne SOM Survey 2006

SND-ID: SND 0858

This study is part of the collection The Regional Skåne SOM survey

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Alternative title

Syd-SOM 2006

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute


This is the third SOM survey carried out in the Skåne region. Like Southern SOM 2004, the 2006 survey was carried out in the whole Skåne region. The questionnaire consists of nine coherent parts: news and daily papers; politics and society; society and service; media and society; holdings of technology and internet; traffic; activities and leisure habits; working life; and background.


Study attitudes and behaviour linked to local and regional issues



Research principal, contributors, and funding

Research principal

University of Gothenburg

Responsible department/unit

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute
Protection and ethical review

Data contains personal data



Unit of analysis


Individuals aged 15-85 years and residing in the Skåne region

Sampling procedure

Probability: Simple random

Time period(s) investigated


Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Geographic description: North western Skåne including the municipalities Båstad, Landskrona, Helsingborg, Höganäs, Ängelholm and Svalöv; South western Skåne including the municipalities Staffanstorp, Burlöv, Vellinge, Kävlinge, Lomma, Svedala, Höör, Malmö, Lund, Eslöv and Trelleborg; North eastern Skåne including the municipalities Östra Göinge, Hörby, Bromölla, Osby, Perstorp, Kristianstad and Hässleholm; South eastern Skåne including the municipalities Skurup, Sjöbo, Tomelilla, Ystad and Simrishamn.

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Topic and keywords

Research area

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


Nilsson, Lennart & Antoni, Rudolf (eds.) (2008) Medborgarna, regionen och flernivådemokratin: Skåne 2006. SOM report no. 43. Göteborg: SOM Institute. ISBN 978-91-89673-13-7.
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ISSN: 0284-4788
ISBN: 978-91-89673-13-7

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The Regional Skåne SOM Survey 2006

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University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute (2008). <em>The Regional Skåne SOM Survey 2006</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href=""></a>

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute

Time period(s) investigated


Data collection

  • Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire: paper
  • Time period(s) for data collection: 2006-10-03–2007-02-20
  • Data collector: ScandInfo Marketing Research
  • Source of the data: Population group



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Published: 2008-04-01
Last updated: 2019-10-18