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ESS homepage (2016): study CH 2016

Publication

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

Investigation

Public:
15+ aged, general public, Switzerland, 2016
Survey name:
EU-ESS 8:2016
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 1525
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
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2
3
4
5
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8
9
10 extremely happy
-    don't know
-    no answer
Classification:
O-HL-u-sq-n-11-a
Author's label:
Happiness
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0.1%,   2: 0.1%,   3: 0.4%,   4: 0.9%,   5: 1%,   6: 3.5%,   7: 3.9%,   8: 13.8%,   9: 31.2%,   10: 27.4%,   11: 17.6%   (total 99.9%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
8.18 8.18
SD:
1.48 1.48
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
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7
8
9
10 extremely satisfied
-    don't know
-   no answer
Classification:
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-cd
Author's label:
Life satisfaction
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 0.2%,   3: 0.9%,   4: 1.5%,   5: 2.2%,   6: 3.7%,   7: 4.6%,   8: 10.9%,   9: 28.7%,   10: 26.1%,   11: 21.3%   (total 100.1%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
8.15 8.15
SD:
1.69 1.69