Correlational findings

Study WCIOM (2019): study RU 2019

18+ aged general public, Russia 2019
Survey name
N = 600
Non Response
Interview: Computer Assisted Telephone Interview (CATI)


Authors's Label
Our Classification
Related specification variables
What is your main occupation at the moment?
a: Non-working retiree (including disability)
b: Unemployment student, student
c: Not working temporarily, unemployed
d: Busy housekeeping, on maternity leave, on parental leave
e: Skilled worker, including agriculture
f: Unskilled worker, including agriculture
g: Employees without higher education
h: Specialist with higher edication in the commercial sector
i: Specialist with higher educatrion - budgetary
j: Soldier in the army, internal affairs bodies, including the police and FSB
k: Businessman, entrepreneur
l: A state or municipal employee

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HP-g-sq-v-4-a DM = Average happiness
a: Non-working retiree            M = 2.96
b: Unemployed, student            M = 3.24
c: Not working temporarily        M = 2.94
d: Busy housekeeping              M = 3.16
e: Skilled worker                 M = 3.04
f: Unskilled worker               M = 2.86
g: Employee no higher education   M = 3.20
h: Specialist commercial          M = 3.23
i: Specialist budgetary           M = 3.32
j: Soldier, police                M = 3.30
k: Businessman, entrepreneur      M = 3.30
l: government employee            M = 3.36
O-HP-g-sq-v-4-a D% = very happy%
a: Non-working retiree               31%
b: Unemployed student,               30%
c: Not working temporarily           32%
d: Busy housekeeping,                36%
e: Skilled worker,                   35%
f: Unskilled worker                  30%
g: Employee no higher education      35%
h: Specialist commercial sector      39%
i: Specialist budgetary sector       43%
j: Soldier                           34%
k: Businessman, entrepreneur         40%
l: A state or municipal employee     36%

quite happy%
a: Non-working retiree               49%
b: Unemployment  student,            64%
c: Not working temporarily,          46%  
d: Busy housekeeping,leave           54%
e: Skilled worker                    49%
f: Unskilled worker                  45%
g: Employees no higher education     54%
h: Specialist commercial sector      52%
i: Specialist budgetary sector       51%
j: Soldier                           62%
k: Businessman, entrepreneur         55%
l: A state or municipal employee     64%

not particularly happy%
a: Non-working retiree                9%
b: Unemployed, student                6%
c: Not working temporarily            8%
d: Busy housekeeping,                 6%
e: Skilled worker                     9%
f: Unskilled worker                  12%
g: Employee no  higher education      9%
h: Specialist commercial sector       4%
i: Specialist budgetary sector        3%
j: Soldier                            4%
k: Businessman, entrpreneur           2%
l: A state or municipal employee      0%

not at all happy%
a: Non-working retiree                7%
b: Unemployed student                 0%
c: Not working temporarily            11%
d: Busy housekeeping,                 1%
e: Skilled worker                     3%
f: Unskilled worker                   10%
g: Employee no higher education       1%
h: Specialist commercial sector       4%
i: Specialist budgetary sector        2%
j: Soldier                            0%
k: Businessman, entrepreneur          0%
l: A state or municipal employee      0%