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Studies

Labucay (2005): study PH 2003

Publication

Author(s):
Labucay, Irene D.
Title:
Happiness in the Philipinnes Ranks only Slightly above Average in the World Values Survey.
Source:
Press release Social Weather Stations, March 14th 2005, Philipinnes

Investigation

Public:
15+ aged, general public, Philippines, 2003
Survey name:
PH-SWS 2003
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 1000
Non Response:
0
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Taking all things together, would you say you are.....?
4  very happy
3  quite happy
2  not very happy
1  not at all happy.
Classification:
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 3%,   2: 16%,   3: 46%,   4: 35%   (total 100%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 4 On range 0-10
Mean:
3.13 7.19
SD:
0.78 2.16