Swedish media supply 2014

Principal investigator(s):

Kent Asp - University of Gothenburg, Department of Journalism Media and Communication

Abstract:

The study "Swedish TV supply" is conducted annually since 1998. Since 2012, except for the TV channels SVT1, SVT2, Barnkanalen (the Children Channel), SVT24, Kunskapskanalen (the Knowledge Channel), TV3, TV4, Kanal 5, TV6, Sjuan (Seven), TV8 and the UR program of SVT1 and SVT2, programme of the Swedish Radio (P1, P2, P3, P4 Göteborg, P4 Kristianstad) as well as the play services of some TV channels (SVT play, TV4 play, TV3 play and Kanal 5 play) have been examined. Rix FM and Mix Megapol are part of the study after 2013. The new name of the study is therefore "Swedish media supply". The examination of the programs offered on TV is designed to answer five questions: (1) What is the range of supply in the television channels during the program year 2014? (2) What similarities and differences between the television channels' program profiles? (3) What are the programs offered for specific groups: children, youth, minorities and the disabled? (4) How has variety of programmes developed over time? (5) And how is diversity manifested in Swedish television? The study is based in principle on the i

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Principal investigator(s):

Kent Asp - University of Gothenburg, Department of Journalism Media and Communication

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Purpose:

Create repeated, systematic and long-term scientific studies of the programs offered in Swedish radio and television

Abstract:

The study "Swedish TV supply" is conducted annually since 1998. Since 2012, except for the TV channels SVT1, SVT2, Barnkanalen (the Children Channel), SVT24, Kunskapskanalen (the Knowledge Channel), TV3, TV4, Kanal 5, TV6, Sjuan (Seven), TV8 and the UR program of SVT1 and SVT2, programme of the Swedish Radio (P1, P2, P3, P4 Göteborg, P4 Kristianstad) as well as the play services of some TV channels (SVT play, TV4 play, TV3 play and Kanal 5 play) have been examined. Rix FM and Mix Megapol are part of the study after 2013. The new name of the study is therefore "Swedish media supply". The examination of the programs offered on TV is designed to answer five questions: (1) What is the range of supply in the television channels during the program year 2014? (2) What similarities and differences between the television channels' program profiles? (3) What are the programs offered for specific groups: children, youth, minorities and the disabled? (4) How has variety of programmes developed over time? (5) And how is diversity manifested in Swedish television? The study is based in principle on the i

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Time period(s) investigated:

2014-02-03 — 2014-11-30

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Lowest geographic unit:

Country

Highest geographic unit:

Country

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Universe/Population:

Programs in Swedish radio and TV Channels in 2014

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Kind of data format:

Numeric

Sampling procedure:

Probability: Stratified
Probability: Simple random
The survey is based on programs broadcast on SVT1, SVT2, SVT24, Barnkanalen (Children Channel), Kunskapskanalen (Knowledge Channel), TV4, Sjuan (Channel Seven), TV3, Kanal 5, TV6 and TV8 during 12 weeks in 2014. The selection of weeks was independent and random, stratified by season. For the period January - May and September to December (peak season) 9 weeks were examined (week 6, 7, 19, 20, 21, 37, 42, 46, 48) and for the period June - August 3 weeks were examined (week 27, 28 and 31). The survey of radio programme is based on the same weeks, while the survey of play services is based on eight weeks: 19, 20, 27, 28, 37, 42, 46 and 48.

Funding Agency:

The Swedish Broadcasting Authority

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Myndigheten för radio och TV. 2014. Svenskt medieutbud. ISSN: 1403-6320 http://www.radioochtv.se/Documents/Publikationer/Svenskt-medieutbud-2014-webb.pdf

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Version 1.0:

2015-04-13 doi:10.5878/002740

Swedish media supply 2014

Citation:

Kent Asp. University of Gothenburg, Department of Journalism Media and Communication (2015). Swedish media supply 2014. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. https://doi.org/10.5878/002740

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Collection methodology:

Data on television, radio and play services supply was collected by coding the program information provided by each channel. It was sent to researchers every week or was downloaded from the channels' website. In the coding process, various properties of the programs were coded, i.e. given a numerical code.

Time period(s) investigated:

2014-02-03 — 2014-11-30

Variables:

20

Number of individuals/objects:

25794

Languages:

Data: Swedish
Codebook: Swedish
Report: Swedish