Swedish National Election Study 2014

SND-ID: SND 1039

This study is part of the collection Swedish Election Studies - Parliamentary elections

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Henrik Ekengren Oscarsson - University of Gothenburg, Swedish National Election Studies, Department of Political Science orcid

Linda Berg - University of Gothenburg, Swedish National Election Studies, Department of Political Science

Per Hedberg - University of Gothenburg, Swedish National Election Studies, Department of Political Science

Per Oleskog Tryggvason - University of Gothenburg, Swedish National Election Studies, Department of Political Science

Description

The Swedish National Election Study 2014 was conducted in collaboration between the Department of Political Science in Gothenburg and Statistics Sweden (SCB). This collaboration has covered all of the parliamentary elections, referendums and elections to the European Parliament since 1956. The Department of Political Science is responsible for the questionnaires, interview instructions, processing of data, coding and analyses. SCB is responsible for sampling, field work and reporting to the official statistics.

Language

English

Swedish

Research principal, contributors, and funding
Protection and ethical review

Data contains personal data

No

Method

Unit of analysis

Population

Swedish citizens entitled to vote, resident in Sweden and aged 18-80 years.

Sampling procedure

Probability: Simple random
The election study of the parliamentary election 2014 follows the same design as all of the previous election studies since the election 1973. The study includes a representative sample of 3971 Swedish citizens who are qualified to vote and the ages range between 18–80 years old. Swedish citizens living abroad were excluded from the sample. 2230 individuals from the 3971 individuals included in the sample participated in an interview (56 percent).

Time period(s) investigated

2014-08-18–2014-10-10

Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Lowest geographic unit

Municipality

Highest geographic unit

Country

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Dataset
Swedish National Election Study 2014

Description

The election study 2014 was conducted in a collaboration between the Department of Political Science in Gothenburg and Statistics Sweden (SCB). This collaboration has covered all of the parliamentary elections, referendums and elections to the European Parliament since 1956. The Department of Political Science is responsible for the questionnaires, interview instructions, processing of data, coding and analyses. SCB is responsible for sampling, field work and reporting to the official statistics

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Citation

Henrik Ekengren Oscarsson, Per Hedberg, Per Oleskog Tryggvason, Linda Berg. University of Gothenburg, Department of Political Science (2021). <em>Swedish National Election Study 2014</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/qhzg-x011">https://doi.org/10.5878/qhzg-x011</a>

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Data format / data structure

Numeric

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Henrik Ekengren Oscarsson - University of Gothenburg, Swedish National Election Studies, Department of Political Science orcid

Per Hedberg - University of Gothenburg, Swedish National Election Studies, Department of Political Science

Per Oleskog Tryggvason - University of Gothenburg, Swedish National Election Studies, Department of Political Science

Linda Berg - University of Gothenburg, Swedish National Election Studies, Department of Political Science

Time period(s) investigated

2014-08-18–2014-10-10

Data collection 1

  • Mode of collection: Interview
  • Time period(s) for data collection: 2014-08-18–2014-09-12
  • Source of the data: Registers/Records/Accounts: Administrative, Registers/Records/Accounts: Voting results, Population group

Data collection 2

  • Mode of collection: Interview
  • Time period(s) for data collection: 2014-09-15–2014-10-10
  • Source of the data: Registers/Records/Accounts: Administrative, Registers/Records/Accounts: Voting results, Population group

Variables

1424

Number of individuals/objects

3971

Response rate/participation rate

56

Published: 2021-03-09