International Workbook: Centre-Periphery Structures in Europe (Norway)

Resource Type
Dataset : Survey and aggregate data
  • Aarebrot, Frank H. (Department of Comparitive Politics, University of Bergen)
  • Malaba, Pamela (Department of Social Science and Development, University of Bergen)
  • Rokkan, Stein (Department of Political Science, University of Bergen)
  • Sande, Terje (Department of Social Science and Development, University of Bergen)
  • Urwin, Derek (University of Warwick, Coventry)
Publication Date
  • By the above-named principal investigators (Data Collector)
  • ZA:
    • Society, Culture
  • CESSDA Topic Classification:
    • Demography and population
    • Community, urban and rural life
    • Trade, industry and markets
    • Elections
  • Abstract

    Aggregate data from the areas of economy, culture, administration and population-statistical data. Topics: area size; total population; migrations; total population according to age classes 1950 and 1960; numbers of schoolchildren; people leaving the church and average church attendance; number of companies according to area of business; information on education level of population; number of taxpayers and tax expenditures in 1950 and 1960; amount of income; proportion of votes of the parties in the elections between 1945 and 1961; furnishing of residences with heating, bath, toilet and telephone; percentage of old and newly built residences; birth rate; coordinates of the geographical location of the city; distance in kilometers to the capital city or to the closest urban center; ferry connections.
Temporal Coverage
  • 1945 / 1957
Geographic Coverage
  • Norway (NO)
Sampled Universe
Sample of aggregate data from official statistical publications and records at the level of fylkes (cities)
Collection Mode
  • Aggregate data
Data and File Information
  • Unit Type: Text Unit
    Number of Units: 731
    Number of Variables: 137
All of the data accompanying the Workbook of the same name is archived under ZA Study Nos. 1411 to 1414.
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Alternative Identifiers
  • ZA1413 (Type: ZA-No.)
  • Rokkan, Stein; Urwin, Derek; Aarebrot, Frank H.; Malaba, Pamela; Sande, Terje: Centre-Periphery Structures in Europe: An ISSC Workbook in Comparative Analysis. Frankfurt: Campus 1987. (Beiträge zur empirischen Sozialforschung)

Update Metadata: 2021-04-07 | Issue Number: 243 | Registration Date: 2010-07-22