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Migration-Mobility Survey. Survey on living as a migrant in Switzerland

Resource Type
  • D'Amato, Gianni
  • Landös, Aljoscha
  • Steiner, Ilka
  • Wanner, Philippe
Publication Date
  • FORS - Swiss Centre of Expertise in the Social Sciences
  • Abstract

    One of the core objectives of the nccr – on the move is to provide new data on migration using a variety of approaches. After the preparatory work in 2015, the Migration-Mobility Survey was setup and successfully conducted during the fall 2016. In total, 5800 migrants were surveyed. Topics include the migratory trajectory before arriving in Switzerland, the family composition and labor market participation and integration and satisfaction with life in Switzerland.
Temporal Coverage
  • October 2016 until January 2017
Geographic Coverage
  • Switzerland (CH)
  • Switzerland
Sampled Universe
all sampled indiviuals, with status of pariticipation and information on interview (length, type etc.)
Random sampling : based on SRPH please see report
Time Dimension
  • Cross-section
Collection Mode
  • Telephone interview (CATI, etc.)
  • Self-administered questionnaire: Computer-assisted (CASI, ACASI, etc.)
Academic research and teaching - With prior agreement of author

Update Metadata: 2019-06-25 | Issue Number: 1 | Registration Date: 2019-06-25

D'Amato, Gianni; Landös, Aljoscha; Steiner, Ilka; Wanner, Philippe (2019): Migration-Mobility Survey. Survey on living as a migrant in Switzerland. Version: 1.0.0. FORS - Swiss Center for Expertise in Social Research. Dataset.