Correlational findings

Study WCIOM (2020): study RU 2020

18+ aged general public, Russia 2020
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 = 2.69
b: Unemployed, student            M = 3.18
c: Not working temporarily        M = 2.94
d: Busy housekeeping              M = 3.30
e: Skilled worker                 M = 2.89
f: Unskilled worker               M = 3.04
g: Employee no higher education   M = 3.30
h: Specialist commercial          M = 2.83
i: Specialist budgetary           M = 3.22
j: Soldier, police                M = 3.55
k: Businessman, entrepreneur      M = 3.11
l: government employee            M = 3.61
O-HP-g-sq-v-4-a D% = very happy%
a: Non-working retiree               32%
b: Unemployed student,               41%
c: Not working temporarily           31%
d: Busy housekeeping,                42%
e: Skilled worker,                   30%
f: Unskilled worker                  33%
g: Employee no higher education      44%
h: Specialist commercial sector      32%
i: Specialist budgetary sector       35%
j: Soldier                           55%
k: Businessman, entrepreneur         34%
l: A state or municipal employee     61%

quite happy%
a: Non-working retiree               41%
b: Unemployment  student,            36%
c: Not working temporarily,          46%  
d: Busy housekeeping,leave           49%
e: Skilled worker                    49%
f: Unskilled worker                  53%
g: Employees no higher education     49%
h: Specialist commercial sector      48%
i: Specialist budgetary sector       57%
j: Soldier                           45%
k: Businessman, entrepreneur         55%
l: A state or municipal employee     39%

not particularly happy%
a: Non-working retiree               11%
b: Unemployed, student               23%
c: Not working temporarily           13%
d: Busy housekeeping,                 4%
e: Skilled worker                    11%
f: Unskilled worker                   7%
g: Employee no  higher education      2%
h: Specialist commercial sector       9%
i: Specialist budgetary sector        7%
j: Soldier                            0%
k: Businessman, entrpreneur           7%
l: A state or municipal employee      0%

not at all happy%
a: Non-working retiree                8%
b: Unemployed student                 0%
c: Not working temporarily            6%
d: Busy housekeeping,                 4%
e: Skilled worker                     5%
f: Unskilled worker                   5%
g: Employee no higher education       4%
h: Specialist commercial sector       2%
i: Specialist budgetary sector        1%
j: Soldier                            0%
k: Businessman, entrepreneur          0%
l: A state or municipal employee      0%