The Gothenburg SOM Survey 2018

SND-ID: SND 1111

This study is part of the collection SOM - Special studies

Description Data and documentation

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute

Description

In the autumn of 2018, the third edition of the Gothenburg SOM survey was conducted. A total of 5000 randomly selected citizens of Gothenburg answered questions about attitudes and habits in relation to society, opinion and media. Many of the questions in the Gothenburg survey are of a regional nature, and concern local politicians and infrastructure initiatives.

Language

Swedish

Research principal, contributors, and funding

Research principal

University of Gothenburg

Responsible department/unit

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute
Protection and ethical review

Ethics Review

Gothenburg - Ref. 130-15

Method

Unit of analysis

Population

Individuals aged 16-85 years and residing in Göteborg municipality.

Sampling procedure

Probability: Simple random
Probability: Simple random

Time period(s) investigated

2018

Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Göteborg Municipality

Lowest geographic unit

Municipality

Highest geographic unit

Municipality

Publications

Rönnerstrand, B. & Sandelin, F (2019) SOM-undersökningen i Göteborg 2018: SOM-rapport nr 2019:38 [Elektronisk resurs]. Göteborgs universitet. https://som.gu.se/digitalAssets/1748/1748805_38.-g--teborgsrapporten-2018.pdf
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Dataset
The Gothenburg SOM Survey 2018

Version 1.0

Citation

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute (2019). <em>The Gothenburg SOM Survey 2018</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/2yry-se63">https://doi.org/10.5878/2yry-se63</a>

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Data format / data structure

Numeric

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute

Data collection

  • Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire
  • Time period(s) for data collection: 2018-09-25–2018-12-31
  • Data collector: Institutet för kvalitetsindikatorer - Indikator
  • Sample size: 5000
  • Cause of non response - No contact throughout the fieldwork period: 2248
  • Cause of non response - Respondent unable to participate: 211
  • Source of the data: Population group

Variables

203

Number of individuals/objects

2541

Response rate/participation rate

53

Published: 2020-04-02