Steps for using Nordic microdata


  1. Find out about available microdata in each country
  2. Make sure your research environment is/can be approved in each country
  3. Fill out and send in the joint Nordic application form to the Statistical Offices
  4. Apply for approvals from other data providers and data protection agencies
  5. Read the terms for the approval carefully. Sign security agreements
  6. Obtain price estimate from each country separately and sign contract for data delivery
  7. Set up remote access with NSI in the country of the principal researcher
  8. Analyse data over the remote access system and ask NSIs to check outputs
  9. Discuss possible continuation / archiving in good time before your permit expires