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ESS homepage (2013): study BG Sofia 2002

Publication

Author(s):
ESS homepage,
Title:
Homepage European Social Survey.
Source:
http://www.europeansocialsurvey.org

Investigation

Public:
15+ aged, general public, Sofia, Bulgaria, 2002
Survey name:
EU-ESS 1-5: 2002-2012
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 356
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

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
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 5.9%,   2: 3.4%,   3: 6.7%,   4: 10.7%,   5: 8.4%,   6: 16.3%,   7: 10.1%,   8: 16%,   9: 11.2%,   10: 6.2%,   11: 3.9%   (total 98.8%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
5.27 5.27
SD:
2.62 2.62
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
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 2.8%,   2: 3.1%,   3: 3.1%,   4: 7.9%,   5: 5.1%,   6: 18.8%,   7: 12.1%,   8: 15.2%,   9: 13.5%,   10: 10.4%,   11: 8.1%   (total 100.1%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
6.08 6.08
SD:
2.51 2.51