ESS 7 - European Social Survey 2014, Sweden

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

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Mikael Hjerm - Umeå University, Department of Sociology

Filip Fors - Umeå University, Department of Sociology

Description:

This survey is the Swedish part of the 2014 'European Social Survey ' (ESS), and is focusing on democracy and personal and social well-being. The survey also includes data on media and social trust, politics, subjective well-being, household characteristics and socio-demographics as well as human values as part of the core module of ESS.

Principal organisation:

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Responsible department/unit:

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Mikael Hjerm - Umeå University, Department of Sociology

Filip Fors - Umeå University, Department of Sociology

Identifiers:

SND-ID: SND 0988

Alternative title:

ESS 7

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.

Description:

This survey is the Swedish part of the 2014 'European Social Survey ' (ESS), and is focusing on democracy and personal and social well-being. The survey also includes data on media and social trust, politics, subjective well-being, household characteristics and socio-demographics as well as human values as part of the core module of ESS.

Language:

English

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated:

2014

Instrument:

ESS 7 Main Questionnaire (Structured questionnaire)

Geographic spread:

Geographic location: Sweden

Lowest geographic unit:

National area (NUTS2)

Highest geographic unit:

Country

Unit of analysis:

Population:

Individuals aged 15 years or older

Sampling procedure:

Probability: Simple random
Sampling frame used is the register of the population, which includes all individuals living in Sweden. The register is updated continuously. Individuals that do not reside on the address stated in the register will be traced through the use of complimentary registers. The sampling frame includes those living in institutions, since there is no way to filter them. Sampling procedure is one-stage equal probability sample without clustering. Fully random sample of individuals (equal probability selection) born before 15 years + at start of survey.

Funding:

Swedish Research Council —2011-5706

ESS 7 - European Social Survey 2014, Sweden

Citation:

Mikael Hjerm, Filip Fors. Umeå University, Department of Sociology (2015). ESS 7 - European Social Survey 2014, Sweden. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. https://doi.org/10.5878/002749

Principal investigator(s):

Data format / data structure:

Numeric

Data collection:

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

Time period(s) for data collection: 2014-08-01 — 2015-01-30

Data collector: Ipsos

Source of the data: Population group

Time period(s) investigated:

2014-08-01 — 2015-01-30

Variables:

421

Number of individuals/objects:

1791

Response rate/participation rate:

50,1