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

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 2009 7.20 7.20 Average 7.20 7.20
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 2009 7.05 * O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2011 6.63 * O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2012 6.36 * O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2013 6.38 * O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2014 6.60 * O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2015 6.50 * O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2016 6.67 * O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2017 5.98 * O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2018 5.82 * O-SLW-*-ds-nt-11-a 2019 6.39 Average 6.44
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 2009 62.92 8.15 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-tb 2011 51.70 7.58 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-tb 2012 46.76 7.34 Average 53.78 7.69
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 2009 54.00 7.70 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb 2011 50.00 7.50 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb 2012 46.00 7.30 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb 2013 42.00 7.10 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb 2014 47.00 7.40 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb 2015 38.00 6.90 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-mb 2016 37.00 6.85 Average 44.86 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 2012 45.30 Average 45.31
Typical text:
Finding Measure Code Year Original (-100 - 100) Scale (0 - 10) mean SD mean SD A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-j 2011 0.65 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-fb 2013 43.91 7.20 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-fb 2014 54.13 7.71 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-fb 2015 40.43 7.02 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-fb 2016 38.09 6.90 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-fb 2017 17.13 5.86 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-fb 2018 42.32 7.12 A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-fb 2019 32.66 6.63 Average 33.66 6.92
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 2009 6.57 1.75 6.57 1.75 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2011 5.79 1.69 5.79 1.69 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2012 5.46 1.87 5.46 1.87 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2013 5.39 2.01 5.39 2.01 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2014 5.79 1.98 5.79 1.98 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2015 5.79 1.58 5.79 1.58 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2016 5.89 1.15 5.89 1.15 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2017 5.23 1.43 5.23 1.43 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2018 4.62 1.20 4.62 1.20 C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c 2019 5.47 1.62 5.47 1.62 Average 5.60 1.63 5.60 1.63