SIFO 1990: Environment barometer

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Fläkt AB

Swedish Institute of Public Opinion Research


This survey was carried out by the Swedish Institute of Public Opinion Research (SIFO) at the request of Fläkt AB. The respondent was asked about interest in environmental issues, conversations with other people about how to improve environment, purchase of environmentally sound products and recycling of aluminium cans. Concern about different kind of environmental pollution. Confidence in various groups concerning environmental issues. Attitude toward environmental changes the next five years and environmental changes one generation ahead. Background variables include information on gender, place of living, age, Swedish citizenship, occupation, private or public sector, trade union, right to vote in general elections, voting habit, political party preference and party voted for in 1988.

Data contains personal data



Method and outcome

Unit of analysis


Individuals aged 16 and older

Time Method

Time period(s) investigated

1990-11-21 – Ongoing



Number of individuals/objects


Data format / data structure

Data collection
  • Mode of collection: Telephone interview
  • Time period(s) for data collection: 1990-11-21
  • Data collector: Swedish Institute of Public Opinion Research
  • Source of the data: Population group
Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Administrative information
Topic and keywords

Research area

Environment and conservation (CESSDA Topic Classification)

Social sciences (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)

Published: 1993-05-26
Last updated: 2019-02-06