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Studies

HBSC (2009): study FI 2009

Publication

Author(s):
HBSC,
Title:
HBSC Survey 2009/2010 Survey(Health Behavior in School-aged Children) Distributional data from personal communication
Source:
Distributional data received from personal communication with Margaret Sovik from HBSC

Investigation

Public:
Teens, adolescents, Finland, 2009
Survey name:
HBSC 2009/2010
Sample:
Probability multi-stage cluster sample
Respondents:
N = 6657
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%,   2: 0.3%,   3: 0.3%,   4: 0.8%,   5: 1.4%,   6: 2.4%,   7: 4.8%,   8: 6.4%,   9: 15.4%,   10: 30.8%,   11: 28.9%   (total 91.5%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
8.57 8.57
SD:
1.59 1.59