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CBS (2000): study NL Nijmegen 2010

Publication

Author(s):
CBS,
Title:
POLS 1997-2008
Source:
Statistics Netherlands

Investigation

Public:
18+ aged, general public, City of Nijmegen, Netherlands, 2010
Survey name:
NL-POLS 1997-2009
Sample:
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents:
N = 397
Non Response:
0
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question

To what extent do you consider yourself a happy person....?
5  very happy
4  happy
3  neither happy nor unhappy
2  not very happy
1  unhappy
Classification:
O-HP-u-sq-v-5-a
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 1%,   2: 4%,   3: 10%,   4: 67%,   5: 18%   (total 100%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 5 On range 0-10
Mean:
3.97 7.07
SD:
0.73 1.35