Social Media data
I am a student currently planning my dissertation. I am trying to work out what data there is on social media. I would specifically like survey data on social media usage or environmental concern, but any dataset would be useful. I was wondering whether there was a guide on this and if you could point me in the right direction?
#1 Updated by Alita Nandi 6 months ago
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There are questions on environmental behaviour and attitudes as well as social media use in this survey. While environmental questions & computer use questions are asked of adults (defined as 16 or over), the social media use questions are asked of young people (10-15 years). But please check using one of the following methods:
1. Look at the questionnaires here: https://www.understandingsociety.ac.uk/documentation/mainstage/questionnaires
2. Search for these variables using Index Terms: https://www.understandingsociety.ac.uk/documentation/mainstage/dataset-documentation/index-terms
Some of the closest Index Terms are: Leisure Activity, Computers and Computing, Environmental Issues
3. Search for the variables using key words: https://www.understandingsociety.ac.uk/documentation/mainstage/dataset-documentation/
If you are not familiar with the survey then please read this overview here:
Hope this helps. If you have further questions please let us know.