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Studies

DutchHouseholdSurvey DHS (2016): study NL 2011

Publication

Author(s):
DutchHouseholdSurvey DHS,
Title:
Dutch Household Panel (DHS) Codebooks.
Source:
CentERData, University of Tilburg, The Netherlands

Investigation

Public:
16+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2011
Survey name:
NL-DHS 2011
Sample:
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents:
N = 2147
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: computer assisted (CAPI)
Respondents complete an online survey every week

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

To what extent do you think of yourself as a happy person?
5  very happy
4  happy
3  neither happy nor unhappy
2  unhappy
1  very unhappy
-  don't know
Classification:
O-HP-u-sq-v-5-d
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0.5%,   2: 1.1%,   3: 15.9%,   4: 62.1%,   5: 20.2%   (total 99.8%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 5 On range 0-10
Mean:
4.01
SD:
0.67