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Studies

Mau (1996): study DE West Germany 1994

Publication

Author(s):
Mau, S.
Title:
Objektive Lebensbedingungen und subjektives Wohlbefinden. (Objective Livingconditions and Subjective Well-Being).
Source:
Zapf, W.;Habich, R.;Eds.: "Wohlfahrtsentwicklung im vereinten Deutschland", Edition Sigma, 1996, Berlin, Germany, 51 - 77

Investigation

Public:
18+ aged, general public, West-Germany, Germany, 1994
Survey name:
DE-Sowibus
Sample:
Probability sample (unspecified)
Respondents:
N = 0
Non Response:
0
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Taking all things together, how satisfied are you with your life these days? Please answer with the help of this scale. For instance, when you are totally satisfied with your life, please tick '10'. When you are totally unsatisfied with your life, please tick '0'. You may use all values in between to indicate that you are neither totally satisfied nor totally unsatisfied."
10 totally satisfied
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0  totally unsatisfied
Classification:
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d
Page in publication:
72
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 0%,   3: 0%,   4: 0%,   5: 0%,   6: 0%,   7: 0%,   8: 0%,   9: 0%,   10: 0%,   11: 0%
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
7.40 7.40