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Radcliff (2009): study US Utah 1990

Publication

Author(s):
Radcliff, B.F.
Title:
Personal communication, February 2009
Source:

Investigation

Public:
16+ aged, general public, UtahUnited States, 1990
Survey name:
US-DDB-1983-1998
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 315
Non Response:
0
Assessment:
Niet gebruiken Questionnaire: paper and pencil

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

I am very satisfied with the way things are going in my life these days:
1  definitely disagree
2
3
4
5
6   definitely agree
Classification:
O-SLP-c-sq-v-6-a
Remarks:
Inhabitants of this state were selected from pooled samples that were representative for the USA, but the selection may not be quite representative for this state.
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 7.3%,   2: 9.52%,   3: 15.87%,   4: 27.94%,   5: 26.03%,   6: 13.33%   (total 99.99%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 6 On range 0-10
Mean:
3.96 5.92
SD:
1.41 2.82