Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Erik Hallberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Martin Linde - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lotta Leijonhufvud - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lennart Andersson Palm - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Description

Grain tithe (Swe: Spannmålstiondet) has often been used as an indicator of crop development. It was a tax based in the principle of one-tenth of the harvest. This database is based on the accounts of the Crown's share of the tithe for Sweden in present-day borders excluding Scania. The databases relating to the period from and including 1665, when the volume measures were uniform in the country, until the tithe was a fixed tax without further linked to harvests. The transition to the tenth occurred successively in different provinces and was essentially completed by the mid-1700s.

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Erik Hallberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Martin Linde - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lotta Leijonhufvud - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lennart Andersson Palm - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Identifiers

SND-ID: SND 0996

Description

Grain tithe (Swe: Spannmålstiondet) has often been used as an indicator of crop development. It was a tax based in the principle of one-tenth of the harvest. This database is based on the accounts of the Crown's share of the tithe for Sweden in present-day borders excluding Scania. The databases relating to the period from and including 1665, when the volume measures were uniform in the country, until the tithe was a fixed tax without further linked to harvests. The transition to the tenth occurred successively in different provinces and was essentially completed by the mid-1700s.

Language

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated

1665 — 1800

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Lowest geographic unit

Parish

Highest geographic unit

County (NUTS3)

Unit of analysis

Sampling procedure

Total universe/Complete enumeration
Probability: Systematic random

Data contains personal data

No

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Dataset 1

Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Bohuslän

Citation

Erik Hallberg, Martin Linde, Lotta Leijonhufvud, Lennart Andersson Palm. University of Gothenburg (2017). <em>Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Bohuslän</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002863">https://doi.org/10.5878/002863</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Erik Hallberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Martin Linde - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lotta Leijonhufvud - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lennart Andersson Palm - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Time period(s) investigated

1665 — 1800

Variables

27

Number of individuals/objects

1944

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Dataset 2

Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Halland

Citation

Erik Hallberg, Martin Linde, Lotta Leijonhufvud, Lennart Andersson Palm. University of Gothenburg (2017). <em>Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Halland</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002864">https://doi.org/10.5878/002864</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Erik Hallberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Martin Linde - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lotta Leijonhufvud - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lennart Andersson Palm - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Time period(s) investigated

1665 — 1800

Variables

21

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Dataset 3

Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Jämtland and Härjedalen

Citation

Erik Hallberg, Martin Linde, Lotta Leijonhufvud, Lennart Andersson Palm. University of Gothenburg (2017). <em>Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Jämtland and Härjedalen</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002872">https://doi.org/10.5878/002872</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Erik Hallberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Martin Linde - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lotta Leijonhufvud - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lennart Andersson Palm - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Time period(s) investigated

1665 — 1800

Variables

54

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Dataset 4

Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Kopparbergs län (Dalarna)

Citation

Erik Hallberg, Martin Linde, Lotta Leijonhufvud, Lennart Andersson Palm. University of Gothenburg (2017). <em>Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Kopparbergs län (Dalarna)</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002865">https://doi.org/10.5878/002865</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Erik Hallberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Martin Linde - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lotta Leijonhufvud - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lennart Andersson Palm - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Time period(s) investigated

1665 — 1800

Variables

31

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Dataset 5

Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Örebro län (Närke and Värmland)

Citation

Erik Hallberg, Martin Linde, Lotta Leijonhufvud, Lennart Andersson Palm. University of Gothenburg (2017). <em>Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Örebro län (Närke and Värmland)</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002873">https://doi.org/10.5878/002873</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Erik Hallberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Martin Linde - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lotta Leijonhufvud - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lennart Andersson Palm - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Time period(s) investigated

1665 — 1800

Variables

27

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Dataset 6

Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Småland, Västergötland and Dalsland

Citation

Erik Hallberg, Martin Linde, Lotta Leijonhufvud, Lennart Andersson Palm. University of Gothenburg (2017). <em>Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Småland, Västergötland and Dalsland</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002874">https://doi.org/10.5878/002874</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Erik Hallberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Martin Linde - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lotta Leijonhufvud - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lennart Andersson Palm - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Time period(s) investigated

1665 — 1800

Variables

13

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Dataset 7

Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Södermanland

Citation

Erik Hallberg, Martin Linde, Lotta Leijonhufvud, Lennart Andersson Palm. University of Gothenburg (2017). <em>Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Södermanland</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002866">https://doi.org/10.5878/002866</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Erik Hallberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Martin Linde - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lotta Leijonhufvud - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lennart Andersson Palm - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Time period(s) investigated

1665 — 1800

Variables

27

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Dataset 8

Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Uppsala and Stockholms län

Citation

Erik Hallberg, Martin Linde, Lotta Leijonhufvud, Lennart Andersson Palm. University of Gothenburg (2017). <em>Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Uppsala and Stockholms län</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002875">https://doi.org/10.5878/002875</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Erik Hallberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Martin Linde - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lotta Leijonhufvud - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lennart Andersson Palm - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Time period(s) investigated

1665 — 1800

Variables

31

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Dataset 9

Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Västerbotten

Citation

Erik Hallberg, Martin Linde, Lotta Leijonhufvud, Lennart Andersson Palm. University of Gothenburg (2017). <em>Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Västerbotten</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002867">https://doi.org/10.5878/002867</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Erik Hallberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Martin Linde - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lotta Leijonhufvud - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lennart Andersson Palm - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Time period(s) investigated

1665 — 1800

Variables

24

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Dataset 10

Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Västernorrland (Gästrikland, Hälsingland, Medelpad and Ångermanland)

Citation

Erik Hallberg, Martin Linde, Lotta Leijonhufvud, Lennart Andersson Palm. University of Gothenburg (2017). <em>Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Västernorrland (Gästrikland, Hälsingland, Medelpad and Ångermanland)</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002868">https://doi.org/10.5878/002868</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Erik Hallberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Martin Linde - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lotta Leijonhufvud - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lennart Andersson Palm - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Time period(s) investigated

1665 — 1800

Variables

14

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Dataset 11

Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Västmanland

Citation

Erik Hallberg, Martin Linde, Lotta Leijonhufvud, Lennart Andersson Palm. University of Gothenburg (2017). <em>Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Västmanland</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002869">https://doi.org/10.5878/002869</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Erik Hallberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Martin Linde - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lotta Leijonhufvud - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lennart Andersson Palm - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Time period(s) investigated

1665 — 1800

Variables

23

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Dataset 12

Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Öland

Citation

Erik Hallberg, Martin Linde, Lotta Leijonhufvud, Lennart Andersson Palm. University of Gothenburg (2017). <em>Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Öland</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002870">https://doi.org/10.5878/002870</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Erik Hallberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Martin Linde - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lotta Leijonhufvud - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lennart Andersson Palm - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Time period(s) investigated

1665 — 1800

Variables

16

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Dataset 13

Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Östergötland

Citation

Erik Hallberg, Martin Linde, Lotta Leijonhufvud, Lennart Andersson Palm. University of Gothenburg (2017). <em>Harvests in Sweden before the agrarian revolution: Östergötland</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/002871">https://doi.org/10.5878/002871</a>

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Erik Hallberg - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Martin Linde - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lotta Leijonhufvud - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Lennart Andersson Palm - University of Gothenburg, Department of Historical Studies

Data format / data structure

Numeric

Time period(s) investigated

1665 — 1800

Variables

39

Published: 2017-03-10
Last updated: 2021-04-27