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ESS homepage (2006): study EE 2006

Publication

Author(s):
ESS homepage,
Title:
European Social Survey Round 3
Source:
Homepage European Social Survey

Investigation

Public:
16+ aged, general public, Estonia, 2006
Survey name:
EU-ESS 3: 2006
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 1517
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Taking all things together, how happy would you say you are?
0  extremely unhappy
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10 extremely happy
-    don't know
-    no answer
Classification:
O-HL-u-sq-n-11-a
Page in publication:
C1
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0.5%,   2: 0.4%,   3: 0.9%,   4: 3.3%,   5: 4.9%,   6: 18.1%,   7: 12.3%,   8: 18.9%,   9: 19.7%,   10: 10.8%,   11: 8.1%   (total 97.9%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
6.78 6.78
SD:
1.96 1.96
Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

All things considered, how satisfied are you with your life as a whole nowadays?
0  extremely dissatisfied
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10 extremely satisfied
-    don't know
-   no answer
Classification:
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-cd
Page in publication:
B24
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 1.7%,   2: 0.7%,   3: 2.2%,   4: 6.6%,   5: 6.5%,   6: 16.9%,   7: 12%,   8: 17.5%,   9: 18.4%,   10: 9.8%,   11: 6.4%   (total 98.7%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
6.38 6.38
SD:
2.21 2.21
Full text:
Selfreport on 15 questions:

I wil now read a list of the ways you may have felt during the past week. Using this card, please tell me how much of the time during the past week..?
A  you felt depressed
B  you felt that everything you did was an effort
C  you felt that your sleep was restless
D  you felt happy
E  you felt lonely
F  you felt you enjoyed life
G  you felt sad
H  you felt you could not get going
I  you had a lot of energy
J  you felt anxious
K  you felt tired
L  you were absorbed in what you were doing
M  you felt calm and peaceful
N  you felt bored
O  you felt really rested when you woke up in the morning

Rated
1  none or almost none of the time
2  some of the time
3  most of the time
4  all or almost all of the time

Computation: (A+B+C+E+G+H+J+K+N)/9  -  (D+F+I+L+M+O)/6
Classification:
A-AB-cw-mq-v-4-c
Remarks:
Mean Negative affect 1,75; Mean Positive Affect 2,69
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 0%,   3: 0%,   4: 0%
Summary Statistics
On original range -3 - 3 On range 0-10
Mean:
0.94
SD:
0.77