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

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.

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Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Lennart Köhler - Nordic School of Public Health orcid

Bo Eriksson - Nordic School of Public Health

Identifiers:

SND-ID: SND 1091

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

Swedish

Time period(s) investigated:

1984 — 1984

1996 — 1996

2011 — 2011

Geographic spread:

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

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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

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

Citation:

Lennart Köhler. Nordic School of Public Health (2019). NordChild - The Nordic Study of Children’s Health and Wellbeing. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. https://doi.org/10.5878/hd4x-7x60

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Numeric