Inkomster i Göteborg 1925-1958

Skapare/primärforskare:

Björn Gustafsson - Göteborgs universitet, Institutionen för socialt arbete

Mats Johansson - Institutet för framtidsstudier

Beskrivning:

The aim of this study is to throw light on why inequality in the distribution of income in Sweden fell from the mid-1920s to the second part of the 1950s. For this reason the project decided to collect income information referring to different years from a sample of households for one Swedish city. A database was created by coding tax records and other documents for the city of Göteborg, the second largest city in Sweden.

The determination of which years to investigate was critical. For analysing changes over time it was thought as essential to have roughly equal numbers of years between years studied. Further, it was thought advisable to avoid years with too much macroeconomic turmoil as well as the years of the two World Wars. Balancing the resources for the data collection between the size of a sub sample and the number of subsamples, it was decided to assemble data for four years. The years 1925, 1936, 1947 and 1958 was chosen to investigate. It should be pointed out that the year 1947 was preferred to the following years as large social insurance reforms leading to increases in pension b

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Ämnesområde:

inkomst, egendom och investeringar/sparande, HISTORIA (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Samhällsvetenskap, Ekonomisk historia (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)

Ansvarig institution/enhet:

Göteborgs universitet, Institutionen för socialt arbete

Skapare/primärforskare:

Björn Gustafsson - Göteborgs universitet, Institutionen för socialt arbete

Mats Johansson - Institutet för framtidsstudier

Identifierare:

SND-ID: SND 0783

Beskrivning:

The aim of this study is to throw light on why inequality in the distribution of income in Sweden fell from the mid-1920s to the second part of the 1950s. For this reason the project decided to collect income information referring to different years from a sample of households for one Swedish city. A database was created by coding tax records and other documents for the city of Göteborg, the second largest city in Sweden.

The determination of which years to investigate was critical. For analysing changes over time it was thought as essential to have roughly equal numbers of years between years studied. Further, it was thought advisable to avoid years with too much macroeconomic turmoil as well as the years of the two World Wars. Balancing the resources for the data collection between the size of a sub sample and the number of subsamples, it was decided to assemble data for four years. The years 1925, 1936, 1947 and 1958 was chosen to investigate. It should be pointed out that the year 1947 was preferred to the following years as large social insurance reforms leading to increases in pension b

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Språk:

Svenska

Tidsperiod(er) som undersökts:

1925-01-01 — 1958-12-31

Geografisk utbredning:

Geografisk plats: Göteborg kommun

Geografisk beskrivning: Göteborg

Analysenhet:

Population:

Hushåll i Göteborg

Tidsdimension:

Finansiering:

Socialvetenskapliga forskningsrådet

Ämnesområde:

inkomst, egendom och investeringar/sparande, HISTORIA (CESSDA Topic Classification)
Samhällsvetenskap, Ekonomisk historia (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)

Version 2.0:

2011-05-31 doi:10.5878/001101

Version 1.0:

2008-04-22 doi:10.5878/001106

Dataset 1

Inkomster i Göteborg 1925

Citeringsförslag:

Björn Gustafsson, Mats Johansson. Göteborgs universitet, Institutionen för socialt arbete (2011). Inkomster i Göteborg 1925. Svensk nationell datatjänst. Version 2.0. https://doi.org/10.5878/001101

Skapare/primärforskare:

Björn Gustafsson - Göteborgs universitet, Institutionen för socialt arbete

Mats Johansson - Institutet för framtidsstudier

Dataformat / datastruktur:

Numeriska

Tidsperiod(er) som undersökts:

1925 — 1925

Variabler:

70

Antal individer/objekt:

6845

Version 2.0:

2011-05-31 doi:10.5878/001103

Version 1.0:

2008-04-22 doi:10.5878/001102

Dataset 2

Inkomster i Göteborg 1936

Citeringsförslag:

Björn Gustafsson, Mats Johansson. Göteborgs universitet, Institutionen för socialt arbete (2011). Inkomster i Göteborg 1936. Svensk nationell datatjänst. Version 2.0. https://doi.org/10.5878/001103

Skapare/primärforskare:

Björn Gustafsson - Göteborgs universitet, Institutionen för socialt arbete

Mats Johansson - Institutet för framtidsstudier

Dataformat / datastruktur:

Numeriska

Variabler:

78

Antal individer/objekt:

7741

Version 2.0:

2011-05-30 doi:10.5878/001105

Version 1.0:

2008-04-22 doi:10.5878/001104

Dataset 3

Inkomster i Göteborg 1947

Citeringsförslag:

Björn Gustafsson, Mats Johansson. Göteborgs universitet, Institutionen för socialt arbete (2011). Inkomster i Göteborg 1947. Svensk nationell datatjänst. Version 2.0. https://doi.org/10.5878/001105

Skapare/primärforskare:

Björn Gustafsson - Göteborgs universitet, Institutionen för socialt arbete

Mats Johansson - Institutet för framtidsstudier

Dataformat / datastruktur:

Numeriska

Variabler:

66

Antal individer/objekt:

7921

Version 2.0:

2011-05-31 doi:10.5878/001107

Version 1.0:

2008-04-22 doi:10.5878/000875

Dataset 4

Inkomster i Göteborg 1958

Citeringsförslag:

Björn Gustafsson, Mats Johansson. Göteborgs universitet, Institutionen för socialt arbete (2011). Inkomster i Göteborg 1958. Svensk nationell datatjänst. Version 2.0. https://doi.org/10.5878/001107

Skapare/primärforskare:

Björn Gustafsson - Göteborgs universitet, Institutionen för socialt arbete

Mats Johansson - Institutet för framtidsstudier

Dataformat / datastruktur:

Numeriska

Variabler:

57

Antal individer/objekt:

9934

Publicerad: 2002-01-01
Senast uppdaterad: 2019-02-06