FSD1282 Reasons for Alcohol Use 2002

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  • Räty, Reetta (Helsingin Sanomat. Weekly supplement Nyt)


alcoholism, drinking behaviour, drunkenness


An online survey conducted by a Finnish newspaper. The data consist of responses to open-ended questions about reasons for alcohol use. The respondents were asked to describe why they use alcohol, why they want to get drunk, what they try to achieve with intoxication, and in what ways their lives would change if they abstained from drinking.

The dataset is only available in Finnish.

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