Findings on happiness in Abeyratne (2008): study LK 2004

Publication
Author(s)Abeyratne, S.
TitleSri Lanka: Regional Discontent of Development Disparities.
SourceInoguchi, T.;Ed.: ''Human Beliefs and Values in Incredible Asia'', Akashi Shoten, 2008, Japan, 147 - 161
Investigation
PublicWorking age people, urban areas, Sri Lanka, 2004
Survey nameAsiaBarometer 2004
SampleProbability multi-stage random
WeightingN
Respondents N =813
Non Response0
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
General remarksPercentages not reported, reconstructed from bar chart
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question All things considered, would you say you are happy these days? 5 very happy 4 pretty happy 3 neither happy, not unhappy 2 not too happy 1 very unhappy - Don't know
ClassificationO-HL-c-sq-v-5-m
Page in publication154
RemarksPercentages not reported, reconstructed from bar chart
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean3.976.87
Standard deviation0.751.53

Scores in12345
%1.03.015.060.021.0