ESS 1 - European Social Survey 2002, Sweden

This study is part of the collection ESS - European Social Survey

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Mikael Hjerm - Umeå University, Department of Sociology

Stefan Svallfors - Umeå University, Department of Sociology

Description

This survey is the Swedish part of the 2002 'European Social Survey ' (ESS), and is focusing on immigration and citizen involvement in particular as well as on media and social trust, politics, subjective well being, household characteristics and socio-demographics as well as human values which are part of the core model of ESS.

Purpose:

The European Social Survey (the ESS) is an academically-driven social survey designed to chart and explain the interaction between Europe's changing institutions and the attitudes, beliefs and behaviour patterns of its diverse populations.

Subject area

Political behaviour and attitudes, SOCIAL STRATIFICATION AND GROUPINGS, Social behaviour and attitudes, Social conditions and indicators, Cultural activities and participation, Cultural and national identity, Religion and values (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences, Sociology, Political Science, International Migration and Ethnic Relations (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

Principal organisation

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Responsible department/unit

Umeå University, Department of Sociology

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Mikael Hjerm - Umeå University, Department of Sociology

Stefan Svallfors - Umeå University, Department of Sociology

Identifiers

SND-ID: SND 0889

Alternative title

ESS1

Description

This survey is the Swedish part of the 2002 'European Social Survey ' (ESS), and is focusing on immigration and citizen involvement in particular as well as on media and social trust, politics, subjective well being, household characteristics and socio-demographics as well as human values which are part of the core model of ESS.

Purpose:

The European Social Survey (the ESS) is an academically-driven social survey designed to chart and explain the interaction between Europe's changing institutions and the attitudes, beliefs and behaviour patterns of its diverse populations.

Language

English

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated

2002-09-23 — 2002-12-20

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Geographic description: Sweden

Lowest geographic unit

National area (NUTS2)

Highest geographic unit

Country

Unit of analysis

Population

Individuals born before 1 September 1987

Sampling procedure

Probability: Simple random

Funding

Swedish Council for Working Life and Social Research

Bank of Sweden Tercentenary Foundation

Swedish Research Council

Subject area

Political behaviour and attitudes, SOCIAL STRATIFICATION AND GROUPINGS, Social behaviour and attitudes, Social conditions and indicators, Cultural activities and participation, Cultural and national identity, Religion and values (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Social Sciences, Sociology, Political Science, International Migration and Ethnic Relations (The Swedish standard of fields of research 2011)

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ESS 1 - European Social Survey 2002, Sweden

Suggested citation

Mikael Hjerm, Stefan Svallfors. Umeå University, Department of Sociology (2011). <em>ESS 1 - European Social Survey 2002, Sweden</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/001558">https://doi.org/10.5878/001558</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Mikael Hjerm - Umeå University, Department of Sociology

Stefan Svallfors - Umeå University, Department of Sociology

Description

Data were checked for logical coherence and for correct use of filter instructions, and edited via both individual and automatic corrections.

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Data collection

Mode of collection: Face-to-face interview: CAPI/CAMI

Time period(s) for data collection: 2002-09-23 — 2002-12-20

Data collector: Statistics Sweden

Instrument: ESS 2002 (Questionnaire)

Instrument: ESS1 Questionnaire (Structured questionnaire)

Sample size: 3000

Number of responses: 1999

Non response size: 1001

Cause of non response — Address unknown or ineligible: 88

Cause of non response — No contact (after several repeated visits): 117

Cause of non response — Respondent moved out, destination unknown (or abroad): 25

Cause of non response — Refusal by the respondent: 603

Cause of non response — Language barrier (does not speak Swedish): 53

Cause of non response — Mentally or physically unable to co-operate: 106

Cause of non response — Respondent deceased: 9

Source of the data: Population group

Time period(s) investigated

2002-09-23 — 2002-12-20

Variables

450

Number of individuals/objects

1999

Response rate/participation rate

69.46

Published: 2011-01-01
Last updated: 2020-08-27