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Studies

Nie et al. (2015): study CN 2010

Publication

Author(s):
Nie, P.; Nimrod, G.; Sousa-Poza, A.
Title:
Internet Use and Subjective Well-Being in China.
Source:
Hohenheim Discussion Papers, 2015, 07-2015, 1 - 48

Investigation

Public:
16-60 aged, internet users, China, 2010
Survey name:
CN-CFPS 2010
Sample:
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents:
N = 4686
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Are you satisfied with your life?
1  very dissatisfied
2
3
4
5  very satisfied

Labels of intermediate response options not reported
Classification:
O-SLu-u-sq-v-5-j
Author's label:
Life satisfaction
Page in publication:
6
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 0%,   3: 0%,   4: 0%,   5: 0%
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 5 On range 0-10
Mean:
3.42
SD:
0.99
Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

How happy are you?
5  very happy
4
3
2
1  very unhappy

Labels of other response options not reported
Classification:
O-HL-u-sq-v-5-m
Author's label:
Happiness
Page in publication:
7
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 0%,   3: 0%,   4: 0%,   5: 0%
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 5 On range 0-10
Mean:
4.03
SD:
0.90

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Internet use Time on internet
Time spend on internet
Age Current age (in years) Selfreported health Self-perceived health Summed determinants Summed effects of current individual conditions (micro level) Internet use indicators Internet, social media
Time on internet
Time spend on internet
Importance of internet use for various purposes Reasons for internet use Number of broadband access terminals Internet penetration in vinicity
Internet penetration in region
Internet use participation Use of internet