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Eurobarometer (1986): study IE 1985 /1

Publication

Author(s):
Eurobarometer,
Title:
Eurobarometer Report Nr. 25.
Source:
European Commssion, 1986, Brussels, Belgium

Investigation

Public:
15+ aged, general public, Ireland, 1985
Survey name:
EU-Eurobarometer 24
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 1008
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Taking all things together, how would you say things are these days? Would you say you are...?
3   very happy
2   fairly happy
1   not too happy
Classification:
O-HL-c-sq-v-3-ab
Page in publication:
A20
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 11%,   2: 56%,   3: 32%   (total 99%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 3 On range 0-10
Mean:
2.21 7.14
SD:
0.62 1.66
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
Page in publication:
A9/10
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 5%,   2: 12%,   3: 57%,   4: 25%   (total 99%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 4 On range 0-10
Mean:
3.03 6.61
SD:
0.76 2.07