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Studies

Drenth et al. (1983): study NL 1981

Publication

Author(s):
Drenth, P.J.; VanderKooij, R.N; VanLuijck, F.
Title:
The Meaning of Working. Results of a Survey on a National Sample and Ten Specific Target Groups in tghe Netherlands: A source Book.
Source:
Free University Press, 1983, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Investigation

Public:
16-70 aged, general public, The Netherlands, 1981
Sample:
Probability simple random sample
Respondents:
N = 992
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

All in all, how satisfied would you say you are presently with your life?
0  very dissatisfied
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10 very satisfied
Classification:
O-SLu-c-sq-n-11-a
Author's label:
Life satisfaction
Page in publication:
254
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 0%,   3: 0%,   4: 0%,   5: 0%,   6: 0%,   7: 0%,   8: 0%,   9: 0%,   10: 0%,   11: 0%
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
7.67
SD:
1.27