Individual Study / SLOSH

Swedish Longitudinal Occupational Survey of Health

Swedish Longitudinal Occupational Survey of Health

Initiatives -
Study the complex relationships between work organization, work environment, labour market participation and health.
Start Year
2006
Funding
Funding agency: FAS Centre for Global Health Research at the Medical Faculty of Umeå University and Swedish Research Council
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Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
The first follow-up was conducted in March 2006, when all the 9,200 participants of the SWES 2003 were mailed self-completion questionnaires. In 2008, the second follow-up was realized, where also participants of the 2005 SWES were invited to participate. The core of the SLOSH therefore consists of a total of 18 915 persons. The third follow-up was conducted in 2010, which also included 2,553 participants from Stockholm and Västra Götaland who has responded to SWES 2007, a fourth

Marker Paper

Leineweber C, Baltzer M, Magnusson Hanson LL, Westerlund H. Work-family conflict and health in Swedish working women and men: a 2-year prospective analysis (the SLOSH study). Eur J Public Health. 2013 Aug;23(4):710-6. doi: 10.1093/eurpub/cks064. Epub 2012 Jun 8.

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Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
18,915
Number of participants with biosamples

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Availability of access information

On the study website : https://snd.gu.se/en/catalogue/study/ext0098