The Student SOM Survey 1997

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Alternative title

Student-SOM 1997

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute

Research principal

University of Gothenburg - SOM Institute rorId


This is the fifth study in the collection of Student-SOM surveys. The aim of these studies is to shed light on opinions and habits of the student generation of today. The questionnaire - mainly a replication of questionnaires used in earlier Student-SOM surveys - included questions about study programme, mass media, politics and society, energy, nuclear power and environment, leisure-time activities, and background.


To find out how students feel about their education and the social environment at the University of Gothenburg

Data contains personal data



Method and outcome

Unit of analysis



Time period(s) investigated

1996-10-01 – 1996-11-01



Number of individuals/objects


Data format / data structure

Data collection
  • Mode of collection: Self-administered questionnaire
  • Time period(s) for data collection: 1996-10-01 – 1996-11-01
  • Data collector: University of Gothenburg, SOM Institute
  • Source of the data: Population group
Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Sweden

Geographic description: Göteborg

Administrative information

Responsible department/unit

SOM Institute

Topic and keywords

Research area

Energy and natural resources (CESSDA Topic Classification)

Political behaviour and attitudes (CESSDA Topic Classification)

Social sciences (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)

Political science (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)

Media studies (Standard för svensk indelning av forskningsämnen 2011)

Higher and further education (CESSDA Topic Classification)

Media (CESSDA Topic Classification)

Leisure, tourism and sport (CESSDA Topic Classification)




Pettersson, M. (2001) Från nittonhundranittiotal till tvåtusental. Work report no. 3. Göteborg: SOM Institute. ISSN 0284-4788.
ISSN: 0284-4788

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Published: 1999-01-01
Last updated: 2022-10-13