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Sweden - Northern Sweden Diet Database


General Info
Sweden (SWE)
Norrbotten, Västerbotten
Coverage type 
Time period covered 
01/1986 - present
Data type

The Northern Sweden Diet Database (NSDD), provided by the Department of Biobank Research at Umeå University, integrates self-reported dietary data from two large ongoing research projects in Northern Sweden. Both employ a semi-quantitative food frequency questionnaire. DietMON, within the Northern Swedish MONICA project, offers data from recurrent MONICA screenings; DietVIP is within the Västerbotten Intervention Project (VIP).