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Böhnke et al. (2002): study DE 1993

Publication

Author(s):
Böhnke, P.; Delhey, J.; Habich, R.
Title:
Euromodule, Codebook June 2002.
Source:
Social Science Research, 2002

Investigation

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Germany, 1993
Survey name:
DE-WohlfahrtsSurvey 5
Sample:
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents:
N = 3062
Non Response:
36,6
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Taking all things together, how satisfied are you with your life these days? Please answer with the help of this scale. For instance, when you are totally satisfied with your life, please tick '10'. When you are totally unsatisfied with your life, please tick '0'. You may use all values in between to indicate that you are neither totally satisfied nor totally unsatisfied."
10 totally satisfied
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0  totally unsatisfied
Classification:
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d
Page in publication:
4-18-94
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0.3%,   2: 0.3%,   3: 0.9%,   4: 1.9%,   5: 2.4%,   6: 7.6%,   7: 9.2%,   8: 19%,   9: 30%,   10: 17.2%,   11: 11%   (total 99.8%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
7.50 7.50
SD:
1.77 1.77