Correlational findings

Study WCIOM (2022a): study RU 2022

18+ aged general public, Russia 2022/1
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
m: Non-profit sector worker

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HP-g-sq-v-4-a DM = Average happiness
a: Non-working retiree            M = 2.75
b: Unemployed, student            M = 3.08
c: Not working temporarily        M = 2.71
d: Busy housekeeping              M = 3.42
e: Skilled worker                 M = 2.91
f: Unskilled worker               M = 2.88
g: Employee no higher education   M = 2.79
h: Specialist commercial          M = 3.06
i: Specialist budgetary           M = 3.44
j: Soldier, police                M = 3.44
k: Businessman, entrepreneur      M = 3.27
l: government employee            M = 3.07
m: Non-profit sector worker       M = 2.96
O-HP-g-sq-v-4-a D% = very happy%
a: Non-working retiree               29%
b: Unemployed student,               30%
c: Not working temporarily           24%
d: Busy housekeeping,                53%
e: Skilled worker,                   36%
f: Unskilled worker                  28%
g: Employee no higher education      26%
h: Specialist commercial sector      32%
i: Specialist budgetary sector       54%
j: Soldier                           44%
k: Businessman, entrepreneur         47%
l: A state or municipal employee     31%
m: Non-profit sector worker          29%

quite happy%
a: Non-working retiree               47%
b: Unemployment  student,            49%
c: Not working temporarily,          42%  
d: Busy housekeeping,leave           37%
e: Skilled worker                    39%
f: Unskilled worker                  50%
g: Employees no higher education     54%
h: Specialist commercial sector      51%
i: Specialist budgetary sector       37%
j: Soldier                           56%
k: Businessman, entrepreneur         42%
l: A state or municipal employee     61%
m: Non-profit sector worker          38%

not particularly happy%
a: Non-working retiree               10%
b: Unemployed, student               20%
c: Not working temporarily           21%
d: Busy housekeeping,                 7%
e: Skilled worker                    15%
f: Unskilled worker                  10%
g: Employee no  higher education      7%
h: Specialist commercial sector       8%
i: Specialist budgetary sector        8%
j: Soldier                            0%
k: Businessman, entrpreneur           2%
l: A state or municipal employee      4%
m: Non-profit sector worker          33%

not at all happy%
a: Non-working retiree                8%
b: Unemployed student                 1%
c: Not working temporarily            8%
d: Busy housekeeping,                 2%
e: Skilled worker                     5%
f: Unskilled worker                   9%
g: Employee no higher education       6%
h: Specialist commercial sector       5%
i: Specialist budgetary sector        1%
j: Soldier                            0%
k: Businessman, entrepreneur          9%
l: A state or municipal employee      0%
m: Non-profit sector worker           0%