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Studies

DDB lifestyle survey (2000): study US Delaware 1990

Publication

Author(s):
DDB lifestyle survey,
Title:
Happiness in US states
Source:
Data released on request, June 2000

Investigation

Public:
16+ aged, general public, Delaware region, United States, 1990
Survey name:
US-DDB-1983-1998
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 162
Non Response:
0
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:
 
 I am very satisfied with the way things are going in my life these days:
 1  definitely disagree
 2
 3
 4
 5
 6   definitely agree
Classification:
O-SLP-c-sq-v-6-a
Remarks:
Inhabitants of this state were selected from pooled samples that were representative for the USA, but the selection may not be quite representative for this state.
Observed distribution:
On original range 1 - 6 On range 0-10
Mean:
4.03 6.06
SD:
1.45 2.90