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The Regional Skåne SOM Survey 2008

SND-ID: SND 0886

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

Alternative title

Syd-SOM 2008

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute


This is the fourth SOM-survey conducted in the region of Skåne. The questionnaire was divided into seven subject fields: news and newspapers; politics, society and democracy; society and service; media technology and media use; activities and interests; working life; and background information.


Study attitudes and behaviour linked to local and regional issues



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 15-85 years and residing in the Skåne region

Sampling procedure

Probability: Simple random

Time period(s) investigated

2008-09-29 – 2009-02-23

Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Lowest geographic unit


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)


Johansson, Susanne (ed.) (2010) Regional demokrati. Om politik och medier i Skåne. SOM report nr 48. Göteborg: SOM Institute, University of Gothenburg. ISBN: 978-91-89673-17-5
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ISBN: 978-91-89673-17-5
ISSN: 0284-4788

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The Regional Skåne SOM Survey 2008

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University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute (2010). The Regional Skåne SOM Survey 2008. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0.

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Data format / data structure


Creator/Principal investigator(s)

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute

Time period(s) investigated

2008-09-29 – 2009-02-23

Data collection

  • Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire: paper
  • Time period(s) for data collection: 2008-09-29–2009-02-23
  • Data collector: Kinnmark
  • Source of the data: Population group



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Response rate/participation rate


Published: 2010-01-01
Last updated: 2019-10-18