Dataset: Survey on voting among people with immigrant background, 2011

Abstract

The study on voting among voters with immigration background are commissioned by the Ministry of Children, Equality and Social Inclusion. The survey was conducted in 2007.

The population was limited to persons who, according to electoral lists had been in the municipal council and county council election in 2011 and that had originating from one of the countries included in the study. Respondents sampled were from Asia, Africa, Latin America, Oceania except Australia and New Zealand and some countries in Europe.

The survey was conducted with self-report questionnaire online and paper. At first contact all respondents received information on completing online. In subsequent envoys were also made by form on paper. Online questionnaire was available in Norwegian and English. Paper form was made in Norwegian, English, Somali and Urdu.

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Variable Groups

Full Title

Survey on voting among people with immigrant background, 2011

Identification Number

NSD2071

Authoring Entity

Name Affiliation
Statistics Norway SSB

Producer

Name Affiliation Abbreviation Role
Statistics Norway SSB

Copyright

Copyright (C) 2011 Statistics Norway

Funding Agency/Sponsor

Name Abbreviation Role Grant
The Ministry of Children, Equality and Social Inclusion

Data Distributor

Name Affiliation Abbreviation
Norwegian Social Science Data Services NSD

Series Name

Norwegian Election Studies

Series Information

Ble første gang gjennomført i 2007.

Version

Date: 2014-03-17

Notes

Original data from Statistics Norway are documented and prepared, first NSD-version.

Bibliographic Citation

"Survey on voting among people with immigrant background, 2011". Data collected by Statistics Norway. First NSD edition, Bergen 2014.

List of Keywords

Topic Classification

Time Period Covered

Start End Cycle
2011 2011

Date of Collection

Start End Cycle
2011-12-07 2012-01-13

Country

Norway  (NO)

Geographic Coverage

Country

Geographic Unit

Municipality

Unit of Analysis

Individual

Universe

Immigrants with Norwegian citizenship, or who has lived more than three years in Norway and therefore are entitled to vote. The following countries were included in the sample: All countries in Asia (including Turkey), Africa, Latin America, Oceania except Australia and New Zealand and the following European countries: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Estonia, Belarus, Kosovo, Krotien, Latvia , Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Turkey, Ukraine and Hungary.

Kind of Data

Survey data

Time Method

Cross-sectional survey

Data Collector

Statistics Norway  (SSB)

Sampling Procedure

Gross sample: 1994 persons
Net sample: 752 persons
Response rate: 37,7%

Mode of Data Collection

Telephone interview

Location

Availability Status

Data from "Survey on voting among people with immigrant background, 2011" are made available for research purposes given a written application.

Extent of Collection

One data file; different formats can be made.

Restrictions

Data from "Survey on voting among people with immigrant background, 2011" are made available for research purposes given a written application.

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 "Survey on voting among people with immigrant background, 2011". The survey was financed by The Ministry of Children, Equality and Social Inclusion. The data are provided by Statistics Norway, and prepared and made available by the Norwegian Social Science Data Services (NSD). Neither Statistics Norway nor NSD are responsible for the analysis/interpretation of the data presented here."

Deposit Requirement

Access to data is given on the condition that NSD gets three copies, alternatively 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, postal address. A declaration of secrecy has to be signed before delivery of data.

Disclaimer

Neither Statistics Norway, The Ministry of Children, Equality and Social Inclusion nor NSD are responsible for the analysis/interpretation of the data presented here.

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Related Publications

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