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Studies

Latin American Public Opinion Project (2010): study PY 1998

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, Paraguay, 1998
Survey name:
LAPOP 1998
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 1460
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 "Important factors of 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: 2.95%,   2: 8.15%,   3: 33.7%,   4: 55.21%   (total 100.01%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 4 On range 0-10
Mean:
3.41 7.84
SD:
0.76 1.95