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Chen (2013): study CN 2009

Publication

Author(s):
Chen, J.
Title:
Perceived Discrimination and Subjective Well-Being among Rural-to-Urban Migrants in China.
Source:
Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare, 2013, Vol. 40, 131- 156

Investigation

Public:
18+ aged general public, China, 2009
Survey name:
CN-National Household Survey China
Sample:
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents:
N = 2733
Non Response:
1413
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Are you satisfied with your current life?
1: very unsatisfied
7: very satisfied
Classification:
O-SLu-c-sq-n-7-a
Author's label:
Life satisfaction
Remarks:
Population average calculated by weighted mean from table 1
Page in publication:
139, 140, 142
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 0%,   3: 0%,   4: 0%,   5: 0%,   6: 0%,   7: 0%
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 0 On range 0-10
Mean:
4.32

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Perceived Discrimination Perceived occurrence of ethnic discrimination Age Current age (in years) Gender Sex (male vs female) Marital status Married state (compared to non-married states) Ethnic minority Ethnic status in China Education Level of school-education Employment Kind of occupation (profession)
Current employment status
Migration Ever moved or not Rural/urban living Rural vs urban dwelling