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Morrison (2011): study NZ 2004

Publication

Author(s):
Morrison, P.S.
Title:
Local Expressions of Subjective Well-Being: The New Zealand Experience.
Source:
Regional Studies, 2011, Vol. 45, 1039 - 1058

Investigation

Public
15+ aged, urban areas, New Zealand, 2004
Survey name
NZ-QOL survey 2004
Sample
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents
N =
Non Response
Assessment
Interview: Computer Assisted Telephone Interview (CATI)

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Self report on single question:

In general, how happy or unhappy would you say you are?
1  very unhappy
2  unhappy
3  neutral
4  happy
5  very happy
Classification:
O-HL-g-sq-v-5-cc
Full text:
Self report on single question:
Taking everything into account, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life in general these days?
1  very dissatisfied
2  dissatisfied
3  neutral
4  satisfied
5  very satisfied
Classification:
O-SLW-c-sq-v-5-nc
Full text:
self report on single question:

Would you say that your overall quality of life is..
1  extremely poor
2  poor
3  neutral
4  good
5  extremely good
Classification:
O-QOL-u-sq-v-5-c

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding City's New Zealand Region in New Zealand