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HBSC (2005): study NL 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, Netherlands, 2005
Survey name:
HBSC 2005/2006
Sample:
Probability multi-stage cluster sample
Respondents:
N = 4252
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: 0.3%,   2: 0.3%,   3: 0.4%,   4: 0.8%,   5: 1.6%,   6: 3.6%,   7: 6.5%,   8: 18.3%,   9: 33.5%,   10: 21.2%,   11: 13.4%   (total 99.9%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
7.89 7.89
SD:
1.56 1.56