NordChild - The Nordic Study of Children’s Health and Wellbeing

SND-ID: SND 1091

Description Data and documentation

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Lennart Köhler - Nordic School of Public Health orcid

Bo Eriksson - Nordic School of Public Health

Description

The NordChild study is a cross-sectional postal study among children aged 2-17 years from the five Nordic countries; Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. A random sample stratified for age and gender was drawn in all the Nordic countries. The total population included 10213 individuals in 1984, 10317 in 1996 and 7715 in 2011.

Language

Danish

English

Finnish

Icelandic

Norwegian

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Research principal, contributors, and funding

Research principal

University of Gothenburg

Responsible department/unit

University of Gothenburg
Protection and ethical review
Method

Unit of analysis

Population

A cross-sectional postal study among children aged 2-17 years from the five Nordic countries; Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.

Sampling procedure

Probability: Stratified

Time period(s) investigated

1984–1984

1996–1996

2011–2011

Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway

Topic and keywords
Publications
Dataset
NordChild - The Nordic Study of Children’s Health and Wellbeing

Version 1.0

Citation

Lennart Köhler. University of Gothenburg (2019). <em>NordChild - The Nordic Study of Children’s Health and Wellbeing</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/hd4x-7x60">https://doi.org/10.5878/hd4x-7x60</a>

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Data format / data structure

Numeric

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Lennart Köhler - Nordic School of Public Health orcid

Published: 2019-04-11
Last updated: 2020-05-07