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HBSC (2005): study IS 2005

Publication

Author(s):
HBSC,
Title:
HBSC (Health Behavior in School-aged Children) Survey 2005/2006 Distributional data from personal communication
Source:
WHO

Investigation

Public:
Teens, adolescents, Iceland, 2005
Survey name:
HBSC 2005/2006
Sample:
Probability multi-stage cluster sample
Respondents:
N = 9327
Non Response:
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Here is a picture of a ladder. The top of the ladder '10' represents the best possible life for you and the bottom '0' is the worst possible life for you. In general , where on the ladder do you feel you stand at the moment? Tick the box next to the number that best describes where you stand
10 best possible
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0 worst possible life
Classification:
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-e
Author's label:
Life Satisfaction
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0.4%,   2: 0.6%,   3: 0.8%,   4: 1.4%,   5: 3%,   6: 5.4%,   7: 7.1%,   8: 15.1%,   9: 25.7%,   10: 24.4%,   11: 16.1%   (total 100%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
7.80 7.80
SD:
1.85 1.85