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IFES (2011): study AT 1988

Publication

Author(s):
IFES,
Title:
IFES data archive
Source:
IFES Institute for Empirical Social Research, Austria

Investigation

Public:
Adults, age range not reported, general public, Austria, 1988
Survey name:
AT-Life-quality Survey
Sample:
Probability sample (unspecified)
Respondents:
N = 20000
Non Response:
0
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Taking all together, how satisfied are you with your life as a whole.....?
5  very satisfied
4
3
2
1  not at all satisfied

Numbers presented in reversed order (very satisfied '1', not t all satisfied '5')
Classification:
O-SLW-u-sq-n-5-b
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 1%,   2: 2%,   3: 12%,   4: 45%,   5: 38%   (total 98%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 5 On range 0-10
Mean:
4.19 7.98
SD:
0.80 2.01