National Archive of Computerized Data on Aging

Aging in Society: Housing Conditions for the Elderly, 1982 [Sweden] (ICPSR 9607) RSS

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Summary:

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.

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Study Description

Citation

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. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09607.v1

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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

Geographic Coverage:   Sweden, Global

Time Period:  

  • 1981--1982

Date of Collection:  

  • 1982-05

Universe:   Persons aged 65 to 85 years old living in Sweden.

Data Types:   survey data

Data Collection Notes:

Machine-readable documentation is in Swedish.

Methodology

Sample:   Random sample.

Data Source:

self-enumerated mail questionnaires

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