Dataset: Healthy Cities: Dwellings, Social Networks and Health, 1995

Abstract

This study examines the relationships between physical housing conditions, residential areas and social networks. The study sheds light on how identifiable traits in residential areas affects the type and extent of social networks and sense of belonging.

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Variable Groups

Full Title

Healthy Cities: Dwellings, Social Networks and Health, 1995

Identification Number

NSD2226

Authoring Entity

Name Affiliation
Skjæveland, Oddvar Department of Health Promotion and Development, University of Bergen

Producer

Name Affiliation Abbreviation Role
Skjæveland, Oddvar Department of Health Promotion and Development, University of Bergen UiB Principal Investigator

Copyright

Copyright (C) 1995 Oddvar Skjæveland, Department of Health Promotion and Development, UiB

Data Distributor

Name Affiliation Abbreviation
NSD - Norwegian Centre for Research Data NSD

Version

Date: 2015-12-17

Notes

Original data from Oddvar Skjæveland, Department of Health Promotion and Development, UiB are documented and prepared, first NSD-version.

Bibliographic Citation

"Healthy Cities: Dwellings, Social Networks and Health, 1995". Data collected by Oddvar Skjæveland, Department of Health Promotion and Development, University of Bergen. First NSD edition, Bergen 2015.

List of Keywords

Topic Classification

Time Period Covered

Start End Cycle
1992 1995

Date of Collection

Start End Cycle
1992-04 1995-10

Country

Norway  (NO)

Geographic Coverage

Country

Geographic Unit

Municipality

Unit of Analysis

Individual

Universe

Tenants in social housing in Bergen.

Kind of Data

Survey data

Time Method

Cross-sectional survey

Data Collector

Skjæveland, Oddvar, Department of Health Promotion and Development, University of Bergen  (UiB)

Sampling Procedure

The sample was drawn from tenants in social housing in Bergen.
Gross sample: 2000 persons
Net sample: 1056 persons
Response rate: 52,8 %

Mode of Data Collection

Paper/pencil questionnaire

Location

Availability Status

Data from ”Healthy Cities: Dwellings, Social Networks and Health, 1995” are made available for research, teaching and students when ordered.

Extent of Collection

One data file; different formats can be made.

Restrictions

Data from "Healthy Cities: Dwellings, Social Networks and Health, 1995" are made available for research, teaching and students when ordered.

Citation Requirement

Users are obliged to refer to producer and distributor of the data by writing the following in forewords or footnotes in eventual publications:
“(Some of) the data applied in the analysis in this publication are based on "Healthy Cities: Dwellings, Social Networks and Health, 1995". The data are provided by Oddvar Skjæveland, Department of Health Promotion and Development, UiB, and prepared and made available by NSD - Norwegian Centre for Research Data. Neither Oddvar Skjæveland, Department of Health Promotion and Development, UiB nor NSD are responsible for the analyses/interpretation of the data presented here.”

Deposit Requirement

Access to data is given on the condition that NSD gets a PDF-file of eventual reports that are written on the basis of the data. This to ensure best possible information of the use of data we distribute.

Conditions

Application for access to the data has to include name, institutional affiliation, project title, information about sources of financing and postal address. A declaration of secrecy has to be signed before delivery of data.

Disclaimer

Neither Oddvar Skjæveland, Department of Health Promotion and Development, UiB nor NSD are responsible for the analyses/interpretation of the data presented here.

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