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Herrero & Villar (2018): study ES 2013

Publication

Author(s):
Herrero, C.; Villar, A.
Title:
The Balanced Worth: A Procedure to Evaluate Performance in Terms of Ordered Attributes.
Source:
Social Indicators Research, 2018, Vol. 140, 1279 - 1300

Investigation

Public:
16+ aged, general public, Spain 2013
Survey name:
EU- SILC 2013
Sample:
Probability systematic sample
Respondents:
N = 16000
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: computer assisted (CAPI)
BLAISE Questionnaire

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Overall, how satisfied are you with your life nowadays?
10  completely satisfied
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0  not at all satisfied
Classification:
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-ch
Author's label:
Life Satisfaction
Remarks:
For the analysis the scale has been recoded into four categories:
LOW: original scale: 0 -4
FAIR: original scale:  5-6
HIGH: original scale: 7-8
VERY HIGH: original scale: 9-10
Page in publication:
1288
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 0%,   3: 0%,   4: 0%,   5: 0%,   6: 0%,   7: 0%,   8: 0%,   9: 0%,   10: 0%,   11: 0%
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
6.90

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Age Current age (in years) Gender Sex (male vs female)