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Studies

Latin American Public Opinion Project (2010): study CR 1983

Publication

Author(s):
Latin American Public Opinion Project,
Title:
The Americas Barometer
Source:
Latin American Public Opinion Project, VanderBilt University Detroit, USA

Investigation

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Costa Rica, 1983
Survey name:
LAPOP 1983
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 501
Non Response:
0
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Are you satisfied or dissatisfied with your life in general?
3  satisfied
2  undecided/so so
1  dissatisfied
-   DK/NA
Classification:
O-SLu-g-sq-v-3-c
Remarks:
This question was included into a section of the survey related to "Satisfaction with living conditions" (e.g. House, neighborhood, income, etc.).
Survey called "Tercera encuesta sobre  normas democráticas" conducted by C.N. de Estudios de Opinión Públi
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0.8%,   2: 9.58%,   3: 89.22%   (total 99.6%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 3 On range 0-10
Mean:
2.89 8.12
SD:
0.34 1.13