Correlational findings

Study WCIOM (2022): study RU 2022

18+ aged, general public, Russia, 2022/2
Survey name
N =
Non Response
Interview: Computer Assisted Telephone Interview (CATI)


Authors's Label
Our Classification
Answers were changed vs 2021. Need to change classifications.
Related specification variables
What is your main occupation at the moment?
a: Non-working retiree (including disability)
b: Working retiree
c: Unemployment student, student
d: Employed student
e: Not working temporarily, unemployed
f: Busy housekeeping, on maternity leave, on parental leave
g: Employed worker (except maternity leave, working students, retiree)
h: Businessman, entrepreneur
l: Self-employed

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HP-g-sq-v-4-a D% = very happy%
a: Non-working retiree               34%
b: Working retiree                   29%
c: Unemployed student                37%
d: Employed student                  51%
e: Not working temporarily           41%
f: Busy housekeeping,                56%
g: Employed worker                   33%
h: Businessman, entrepreneur         39%
i: Self-employed                     34%

quite happy%
a: Non-working retiree               46%
b: Working retiree                   49%
c: Unemployment  student,            39%
d: Employed student                  41%
e: Not working temporarily,          40%  
f: Busy housekeeping,leave           39%
g: Employed worker                   51%
h: Businessman, entrepreneur         40%
i: Self-employed                     40%

not particularly happy%
a: Non-working retiree                7%
b: Working retiree                   11%
c: Unemployed student                21%
d: Employed student                   6%
e: Not working temporarily            8%
f: Busy housekeeping,                 5%
g: Employed worker                   10%
h: Businessman, entrpreneur           6%
i: Self-employed                     14%

not at all happy%
a: Non-working retiree                5%
b: Working retiree                    8%
c: Unemployed student                 3%
d: Employed student                   2%
e: Not working temporarily            6%
f: Busy housekeeping,                 0%
g: Employed worker                    3%
h: Businessman, entrepreneur          7%
i: Self-employed                      9%
O-HP-g-sq-v-4-a DM = Average happiness
a: Non-working retiree            M = 2.81
b: Working retiree                M = 2.90
c: Unemployed student             M = 3.10
d: Employed student               M = 3.41
e: Not working temporarily        M = 3.05
f: Busy housekeeping              M = 3.51
g: Employed worker                M = 3.05
h: Businessman, entrepreneur      M = 2.91
i: Self-employed                  M = 2.90