Principal Investigator(s): Tornstam, Lars
This data collection is designed to increase knowledge concerning housing conditions for the elderly. Major areas of investigation include living conditions, the importance of accommodation, tendencies to move, moving destination, moving obstacles, moving activity, moving patterns, reasons for moving in the past, and the different social service efforts the elderly need to make it possible to stay in independent housing.
Tornstam, Lars. AGING IN SOCIETY: HOUSING CONDITIONS FOR THE ELDERLY, 1982 [SWEDEN]. Uppsala, Sweden: University of Uppsala, [producer], 1982. Goteborg, Sweden: Swedish Social Science Data Service and Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributors], 1991. doi:10.3886/ICPSR09607.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09607.v1
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: adult care services, aging, aging population, housing conditions, independent housing, living conditions, older adults, place of residence, population migration, relocation, social services
Date of Collection:
Universe: Persons aged 65 to 85 years old living in Sweden.
Data Types: survey data
Data Collection Notes:
Machine-readable documentation is in Swedish.
Sample: Random sample.
self-enumerated mail questionnaires
Original ICPSR Release: 1991-10-23
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