About the Authors

Kresten Roland Johansen: Lecturer at the Danish School of Media and Journalism in Aarhus, Denmark. Main interest and fields of teaching: Use of surveys, research and news with numbers in the media. Educational background: MA in History of Ideas and Political Science from University of Aarhus, Denmark. Since 2004, working with surveys and research, intially at DICAR – Danish Institute for Computer Assisted Reporting. Later related to the private company Friis Analyse.


Lars Friis: Self-employed media consultant with magazines and organisations as typical customers. Guest-lecturer at the Danish School of Media and Journalism. Educational background: Journalist from the Danish School of Media and Journalism. Since 2003, specialized in conducting, analyzing and conveying surveys, initially as editor of the Danish Union magazine HK Kommunal.

Photos: Jesper Voldgaard


Kresten: post@krestenroland.dk

Lars: post@larsfriis.dk