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Köcher (2009): study DE 1954

Publication

Author(s):
Köcher, R.
Title:
Allensb.acher Jahrbuch der Demoskopie 2003 - 2009
Source:
De Gruyter, Verlag für Demoskopie, 2009, Germany

Investigation

Public:
18+ aged, general public, West Germany, 1954
Survey name:
DE-Allensbacher Survey
Sample:
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents:
N = 1000
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

When somebody would say about you, 'this person is very happy', is he right or wrong......?
3   right
2   fifty-fifty
1   wrong
-    difficult to say.
Classification:
O-HP-u-sq-v-3-b
Author's label:
Happiness
Page in publication:
770
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 28%,   2: 46%,   3: 26%   (total 100%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 3 On range 0-10
Mean:
1.98
SD:
0.73