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ESS homepage (2013): study BG Varna 2002

Publication

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

Investigation

Public:
15+ aged, general public, Varna, Bulgaria, 2002-2010
Survey name:
EU-ESS 1-5: 2002-2012
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 175
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: 6.9%,   2: 9.1%,   3: 10.3%,   4: 9.1%,   5: 14.3%,   6: 19.4%,   7: 7.4%,   8: 10.3%,   9: 8%,   10: 2.9%,   11: 1.7%   (total 99.4%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
4.37 4.37
SD:
2.52 2.52
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: 6.3%,   2: 4%,   3: 8.6%,   4: 8%,   5: 9.7%,   6: 20%,   7: 11.4%,   8: 9.1%,   9: 9.1%,   10: 9.7%,   11: 2.9%   (total 98.8%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
5.11 5.11
SD:
2.66 2.66