ISSP 2008 - Religion III: Sweden

This study is part of the collection ISSP - International Social Survey Programme

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Jonas Edlund - Umeå University, Department of Sociology

Stefan Svallfors - Umeå University, Department of Sociology

Description

This survey is the Swedish part of the 2008 'International Social Survey Program' (ISSP), and it is the second time Sweden participates in an ISSP-survey focusing on religion.

Purpose:

ISSP aims to design and implement internationally comparable attitude surveys. The study in 2008 investigating Religion.

Subject area

Gender and gender roles, Family life and marriage, Religion and values (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences, Sociology (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Responsible department/unit

Umeå University, Department of Sociology

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Jonas Edlund - Umeå University, Department of Sociology

Stefan Svallfors - Umeå University, Department of Sociology

Identifiers

SND-ID: SND 0867

Description

This survey is the Swedish part of the 2008 'International Social Survey Program' (ISSP), and it is the second time Sweden participates in an ISSP-survey focusing on religion.

Purpose:

ISSP aims to design and implement internationally comparable attitude surveys. The study in 2008 investigating Religion.

Language

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated

2008-02-19

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Lowest geographic unit

A-region

Highest geographic unit

Country

Unit of analysis

Population

Individuals aged 17-79 years and residing in Sweden

Sampling procedure

Probability: Simple random

Funding

Bank of Sweden Tercentenary Foundation

Subject area

Gender and gender roles, Family life and marriage, Religion and values (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences, Sociology (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Publications

Malm, G. (2009) In God we trust...or not. An essay about the relative importance of religion in the USA, UK and Sweden. Studentarbete vid Uppsala universitet

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2009-08-28
https://doi.org/10.5878/002391

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2009-06-04
https://doi.org/10.5878/002390

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ISSP 2008 - Religion III: Sweden

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Jonas Edlund, Stefan Svallfors. Umeå University, Department of Sociology (2009). <em>ISSP 2008 - Religion III: Sweden</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.2. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002391">https://doi.org/10.5878/002391</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Jonas Edlund - Umeå University, Department of Sociology

Stefan Svallfors - Umeå University, Department of Sociology

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Data collection

Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire: paper

Time period(s) for data collection: 2008-02-19 — 2008-04-29

Data collector: Swedish Institute of Public Opinion Research

Instrument: Semi-structured questionnaire

Source of the data: Population group

Variables

115

Number of individuals/objects

1235

Response rate/participation rate

62.7

Published: 2009-01-01
Last updated: 2019-11-18