Dataset details
Ref dataset: 854 (1.0.0)
Dataset title
Migration-Mobility Survey. Survey on living as a migrant in Switzerland
DOI 10.23662/FORS-DS-854-1
Ref dataset 854
Ref study 12851
Dataset language English
Additional information
Dataset version 1.0.0
Version notes
Errata
Publication date 20.06.2019
See variables on De Visu
Bibliographical citation Migration-Mobility Survey 2017, initiated and funded by the nccr - on the move and the Swiss National Science Foundation SNSF - 2016/2017. http://nccronthemove.ch/research/migration-mobility-survey/. https://doi.org/10.23662/FORS-DS-854-1
Data type Quantitative data
Consent of respondents
Time method Cross-section
Media
  • Digitalized data file
  • Digitalized documents
  • Digitalized images
Data collector Link Marketing Services SA, Institut de recherche marketing et sociale
Available document types
  • Communications to respondents
  • Collection instruments
  • Technical report
  • Other
  • Additional documentation concerning the data
  • Codebook
Remarks about the documentation
Restriction Academic research and teaching
Special order
Special permission With prior agreement of author
Status Published

Migration-Mobility Survey Data Metadata
Collection date - begin 07.10.2016
Collection date - end 09.01.2017
Analysis unit
  • Individual
Universe all sampled indiviuals, with status of pariticipation and information on interview (length, type etc.)
Sampling description based on SRPH please see report
Mode of data collection
  • Telephone interview (CATI, etc.)
  • Self-administered questionnaire: Computer-assisted (CASI, ACASI, etc.)
Data collection instruments
  • Questionnaire
Data source
Weighting information please see report
Response rate please see report
Data completeness please see report
Number of cases 20136
Number of variables 47

Migration-Mobility Survey Data Completed Interviews
Collection date - begin 07.10.2016
Collection date - end 09.01.2017
Analysis unit
  • Individual
Universe The target population is constituted of residents of Switzerland who: 1. immigrated after June 2006 to Switzerland (max. of 10 years of residence), 2. are foreign-born, 3. hold one of the citizenships mentioned in the survey report (11 origin groups) 4. hold a resident permit (B), settlement permit (C), short-term permit (L) or are diplomats/international civil servants, 5. are aged 18 years or over at immigration, 6. are aged between 24 and 64 years at the time of the survey.
Sampling description please see report
Mode of data collection
  • Telephone interview (CATI, etc.)
  • Self-administered questionnaire: Computer-assisted (CASI, ACASI, etc.)
Data collection instruments
  • Questionnaire
Data source Sample=SRPH
Weighting information weight variable, please see report
Response rate please see report
Data completeness please see report
Number of cases 5973
Number of variables 328