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Studies

Latin American Public Opinion Project (2010): study NI 1995

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, Nicaragua, 1995
Survey name:
LAPOP 1995
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 1196
Non Response:
0
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question

In general, to what extend are you satisfied with your life? Would you say you are..
4  very satisfied
3  somewhat satisfied
2  somewhat dissatisfied
1  very dissatisfied
Classification:
O-SLu-g-sq-v-4-dc
Remarks:
This question was included into a section of the survey related to "Satisfaction with the life", which had three items (house, income and life itself).
Survey called "Encuesta de opiniĆ³n" conducted by University of Pittsburgh.
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 12.79%,   2: 13.46%,   3: 42.31%,   4: 31.44%   (total 100%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 4 On range 0-10
Mean:
2.92 6.60
SD:
0.98 2.51