Demographics and attitudes of British Sikhs (3960)
Type of Data: Demographics and attitudes of British Sikhs (3960)
Faith Community: Sikhism
Geography: United Kingdom
Sample Size: 2487
Population: Self-identifying Sikhs aged 16 and over
Keywords: Adoption and fostering, anniversaries, British Sikh Report, disabilities and caring, drugs and alcohol consumption, ethnicity, gurdwaras, household generations, identity, language skills, mental health and suicide, observance of the five Kakaars, organ donation, religious dress, Sikhs, turbans, volunteering
Collection Method: Online interview primarily, supplemented by self-completion paper questionnaire
Collection Agency: British Sikh Report
BRIN ID: 3960
The sample was a self-selecting one, recruited by snowballing techniques and social media, and may not be fully representative of the Sikh community in the United Kingdom. In particular, there was under-representation of older age groups, relative to the 2011 population census.
Posted by: Clive D. Field
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