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Studies

Dumludag (2015): study ZZ Various nation sets 2006

Publication

Author(s):
Dumludag, D
Title:
Consumption and Life Satisfaction at Different Levels of economic development
Source:
International Review of Economics, 2015, Vol. 62, 163 - 182

Investigation

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Trasition countries, 2006
Survey name:
LiTS 2006
Sample:
Probability simple random sample
Respondents:
N = 16934
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

All things considered, I am satisfied with my life now
1  strongly disagree
2  disagree
3  neither agree nor disagree
4  agree
5  strongly agree
Classification:
O-SLW-c-sq-v-5-u
Remarks:
CEB+SEE: M = 3.09
CIS+M:      M = 3.05

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Expenditures on food beverages and tobacco Food
Stimulants
Expenditures on clothing and footwear Clothing Expenditures on transport and communication Transport
Communication
Expenditures on recreation, entertainment and meals outside, etc. Leisure Expenditures on education Education Expenditures on health Personal care Expenditures on furnishings Utilities Expenditures on durable goods Durables