Atkinson (1979): study CA 1977
- Atkinson, T.H.
- Trends in Life Satisfaction among Canadians, 1968-1977.
- Institute for Research on Public Policy, 1979, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
- 18+ aged, general public, Canada, 1977
- Survey name:
- CN-QOLstudy '77
- Probability stratified sample
- N = 3289
- Non Response:
- Interview: face-to-face
Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings
- Full text:
Self report on single question:
Please look at this satisfaction scale and tell me how satisfied or dissatisfied you are with your life as a whole
Numbers were presented in different order (1 satisfied… 10 dissatisfied).
- Author's label:
- General life satisfaction
- Recorded to 3 steps: 35% very satisfied, 53% fairly satisfied, 12% dissatisfied.
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Kind of occupation (profession)