The Swedish Interdisciplinary Panel

Infrastructure

    Infrastructure Details

    Acronym

    SIP

    Description

    SIP contains two separate data bases. The first (SIP-EXIT) focuses on individuals’ later parts of the life course and contains the total population in Sweden born 1930-1980, as well as all their parents and siblings. The other database (SIP-ENTRY) focuses on early careers and life course transitions and contains the total population in Sweden born 1973-1995 as well as their parents and siblings. Both databases contain detailed demographic, socioeconomic and health information from different official registers:
    SCB: Flergenerationsregistret (family links), Registret över totalbefolkningen (RTB, demographic data, Yrkesregistret, Utbildningsregistret, Folk- och bostadsräkningarna 1960-1990, Förmögenhetsregistret, RAMS (work place)
    Socialstyrelsen: Dödsorsaksregistret, In- och utpatientregistret, Medicinska födelseregistret
    Pensionsmyndigheten: Pension savings
    Försakringskassan: MiDAS (Sickness absence and pre-retirement)

    Equipment and resources

    Computer servers and data storage are provided to users, as well as software for data analysis. The database if physically located at SCBs MONA system.

    Digital and physical collections

    Digital data

    Services provided

    Data and documentation of the data. Researchers affiliated with the Centre for Economic Demography get support with data management and extraction of data.

    Management of the infrastructure

    Overall steering by the board of the Centre for Economic Demography. Operational management by the PI and a data manager.

    UKÄ subject classification

    • Economics
    • Economic History
    • Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology
    • Sociology

    Type of infrastructure

    • Digital collections

    Keywords

    • health
    • demography
    • economics
    • labor market
    • register data