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Gallup (2008): study US 2003 /1

Publication

Author(s):
Gallup,
Title:
Gallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
Source:
The Gallup Organization, USA

Investigation

Public:
18+ aged, general public, United States, 2003
Survey name:
Gallup poll
Sample:
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents:
N = 1003
Non Response:
0
Assessment:
Interview: telephone (CATI)

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Now thinking about today, how would you describe your mood, has it been ..?
1  very bad
2  somewhat bad
3  good nor bad
4  somewhat good
5  very good
Classification:
A-AOL-md-sq-v-5-a
Remarks:
Questionaire: February Wave 2
Page in publication:
qn3
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 2.86%,   2: 9.71%,   3: 9.9%,   4: 41.31%,   5: 35.08%   (total 98.86%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 5 On range 0-10
Mean:
3.97 7.43
SD:
1.05 2.63