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ESS homepage (2013): study DE Hessen 2002

Publication

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

Investigation

Public:
15+ aged, general public, Hessen, Germany, 2002-2010
Survey name:
EU-ESS 1-5: 2002-2012
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 193
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: 1.6%,   2: 0.5%,   3: 1%,   4: 2.6%,   5: 4.1%,   6: 8.3%,   7: 7.3%,   8: 11.4%,   9: 29%,   10: 21.8%,   11: 12.4%   (total 100%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
7.44 7.44
SD:
2.12 2.12
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: 0.5%,   2: 0.5%,   3: 0.5%,   4: 2.1%,   5: 1.6%,   6: 9.3%,   7: 6.7%,   8: 16.1%,   9: 30.1%,   10: 20.2%,   11: 12.4%   (total 100%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
7.60 7.60
SD:
1.83 1.83