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Centers for Disease Control (2010): study US Contra Costa County, California 2005

Publication

Author(s):
Centers for Disease Control,
Title:
Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System. Survey Data. 2005 - 2010.
Source:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services, 2010, USA

Investigation

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Contra Costa County, California, United States, 2005-2010
Survey name:
US-BRFSS combined waves
Sample:
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents:
N = 1450
Non Response:
0
Assessment:
Interview: telephone (CATI)

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question
 
 In general, how satisfied are you with your life?
 1  very dissatisfied
 2  dissatisfied
 3  satisfied
 4  very satisfied
Classification:
O-SLu-g-sq-v-4-e
Observed distribution:
On original range 1 - 4 On range 0-10
Mean:
3.38
SD:
0.62