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Studies

Eurobarometer (1975a): study DK 1975

Publication

Author(s):
Eurobarometer,
Title:
Eurobarometer, European Men and Women. A Comparison of their Attitudes to Some of the Problems Facing Society.
Source:
European Commission,1975, Brussels, Belgium

Investigation

Public:
15+ aged, general public, Denmark, 1975
Survey name:
Gallup poll
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1039
Non Response:
-
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single  question:

On the whole how satisfied are you with the life you lead?
4  very satisfied
3  fairly satisfied
2  not very satisfied
1  not at all satisfied
-  Don't know
Classification:
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b
Author's label:
Life satisfaction
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 4%,   3: 41%,   4: 51%   (total 96%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 4 On range 0-10
Mean:
3.49 7.87
SD:
0.58 1.62
Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Taken all together, how would you say things are these days?   Would you say that you are....?
3  very happy
2  pretty happy
1  not too happy
Classification:
O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa
Author's label:
Happiness
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 10%,   2: 52%,   3: 38%   (total 100%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 3 On range 0-10
Mean:
2.28 7.43
SD:
0.63 1.65

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Age Current age (in years) Male sex Sex (male vs female) Married vs. never married Married vs never married Married vs. widowed, divorced or separated Still-married vs broken marriage (widowed+separated+divorced) Never married vs. widowed, divorced or separated Vs formerly married (widowed+divorced+separated)