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Distributional Findings on Happiness by measure type and by year in the general public of Mongolia (MN)

Typical text:
All things considered, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life as-a-whole these days?
10 very satisfied
:
0 not satisfied
Finding Measure Code Year Original (0 - 10) Scale (0 - 10) mean SD mean SD O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-a 2007 5.66 2.37 5.66 2.37 Average 5.66 2.37 5.66 2.37
Typical text:
All things considered, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life as-a-whole these days?
10 very satisfied
:
0 not satisfied
Missing cases of average life-satisfaction in nations estimated on the basis of a combination of observed components of happiness in that nation:
1) Afffective component, measured using responses to multiple questions about yesterday's affective experience, from which an affect balance score was computed
2) Cognitive component, measured using responses to single question on Best-Worst possible life
Computation explained in EHERO Working Paper 2021-3 https://www.eur.nl/en/ehero/media/2021-03-ehero-workingpaper2021-3 How to complete the ranklist of happiness in nations
Finding Measure Code Year Original (0 - 10) Scale (0 - 10) mean SD mean SD O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2007 5.53 O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2008 5.05 * O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2010 5.63 * O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2011 6.06 * O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2012 5.95 * O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2013 6.03 * O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2014 5.79 * O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2015 5.91 * O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2016 6.15 * O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2017 6.28 * O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2018 6.47 * O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2019 6.62 Average 5.96
Typical text:
Did you feel yesterday.. (yes/no)?
- enjoyment
- worry
- sadness
- anger
- depression
- did you smile and laugh a lot
Finding Measure Code Year Original (-100 - 100) Scale (0 - 10) mean SD mean SD A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-tb 2008 41.24 7.06 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-tb 2010 56.24 7.81 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-tb 2011 53.89 7.69 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-tb 2012 50.80 7.54 Average 50.55 7.52
Typical text:
Did you feel yesterday (yes/no)
- well-rested
- treated with respect
- smile and laugh a lot
- learn or do something interesting
- enjoyment
- physical pain
- worry
- sadness
- stress
- anger

Rated:
0: no
1: yes

Computation: (A+B+C+D+E) - (F+G+H+I+J)
Finding Measure Code Year Original (-100 - 100) Scale (0 - 10) mean SD mean SD A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb 2007 36.00 6.80 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb 2008 41.00 7.10 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb 2010 50.00 7.50 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb 2011 48.00 7.40 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb 2012 42.00 7.10 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb 2013 47.00 7.40 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb 2014 46.00 7.30 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb 2015 44.00 7.20 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb 2016 49.00 7.45 Average 44.78 7.25
Typical text:
Did you feel yesterday.. (yes/no)?
- well rested
- worried
- proud
- depressed
- ...etc
Computation: % positive affect minus % negative affect
Finding Measure Code Year Original (-100 - 100) Scale (0 - 10) mean SD mean SD A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-o 2007 36.00 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-o 2012 42.67 Average 39.33
Typical text:
Did you feel yesterday.. (yes/no)?
- well rested
- worried
- proud
- depressed
- ...etc
Computation: % positive affect minus % negative affect
Finding Measure Code Year Original (-100 - 100) Scale (0 - 10) mean SD mean SD A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-b 2007 30.00 Average 30.00
Typical text:
Finding Measure Code Year Original (-100 - 100) Scale (0 - 10) mean SD mean SD A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-fb 2007 36.76 6.84 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-j 2011 0.47 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-fb 2013 47.05 7.35 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-fb 2014 45.71 7.29 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-fb 2015 44.51 7.23 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-fb 2016 52.29 7.61 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-fb 2017 46.16 7.31 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-fb 2018 46.22 7.31 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-fb 2019 54.05 7.70 Average 41.47 7.33
Typical text:
Suppose the top of the ladder represents the best possible life for you and the bottom of the ladder the worst possible life. Where on this ladder do you feel you personally stand at the present time?
- 10
- .
- .
- 0
Finding Measure Code Year Original (0 - 10) Scale (0 - 10) mean SD mean SD C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2007 4.61 1.69 4.61 1.69 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2008 4.49 1.57 4.49 1.57 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2010 4.59 1.75 4.59 1.75 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2011 5.03 1.66 5.03 1.66 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2012 4.89 1.58 4.89 1.58 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2013 4.91 1.73 4.91 1.73 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2014 4.82 1.66 4.82 1.66 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2015 4.98 1.84 4.98 1.84 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2016 5.06 1.69 5.06 1.69 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2017 5.33 2.10 5.33 2.10 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2018 5.46 2.01 5.46 2.01 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2019 5.56 1.95 5.56 1.95 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2020 6.01 6.01 Average 5.06 1.77 5.06 1.77