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Gallup (2008): study US 2004 /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, 2004
Survey name:
Gallup poll
Sample:
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents:
N = 2250
Non Response:
0
Assessment:
Interview: telephone (CATI)

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question;

Are you satisfied with your life?
4  very much
3  much
2  to some extend
1  not at all
Classification:
O-SLu-u-sq-v-4-c
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 2.46%,   2: 6.22%,   3: 32.36%,   4: 58.14%   (total 99.18%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 4 On range 0-10
Mean:
3.47 8.69
SD:
0.72 1.34