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Table 3 How many PhD-students were uncertain about whether their department had written policies (in percent)

From: Scientific dishonesty—a nationwide survey of doctoral students in Norway

Questions Bergen Oslo 1 Oslo 2 Tromsø Trondheim All Norway All Sweden
Does your department have a written policy about
 Application for funds 63,9 44,7 48,4 62,5 53,7 54 59,2
 Use of funds 63,9 36,2 41,9 65,6 61 52,9 57,7
 Changes in design/method 72,2 63,8 61,3 77,4 68,3 68,3 47,3
 Changes in results 77,8 59,6 71 77,4 65,9 69,4 43,1
 Fabrication of data 75 38,3 48,4 71 61 57,5 44,6
 Falsification of data 75 38,3 48,4 71 61 57,5 43,8
 Ordering of authors 72,2 38,3 54,8 75 63,4 59,4 50,8
 Plagiarism of others 75 46,8 48,4 71,9 53,7 58,3 49,6
 Publishing the same twice 77,8 44,7 61,3 75 61 62,6 46,2
 Harassment 83,3 53,2 41,9 68,8 65,9 62,6 43,8
  1. Data from Sweden reproduced from [3].