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RLMS (2008): study RU 1994

Publication

Author(s):
RLMS,
Title:
Russian Longitudinal Monitoring Survey: Website
Source:
Russian Longitudinal Monitoring Survey:

Investigation

Public:
14+ aged, general public, Russia, 1994
Survey name:
RU-RLMS 1994
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 8082
Non Response:
15,7
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Self report on single question:

To what extend are you satisfied with your life in general at the present time?
1  not at all satisfied
2  less than satisfied
3  neither satisfied nor dissatisfied
4  rather satisfied
5  fully satisfied
Classification:
O-SLW-c-sq-v-5-h
Remarks:
Post-reform data (1992-1996) are longitudinal, though there are two distinct panels, 1992 and 1993, and 1994 to 1996. For information related to the sample design and collection of data see http://www.cpc.unc.edu/projects/rmls/rlms_home.html.
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 25%,   2: 41%,   3: 20%,   4: 11%,   5: 3%   (total 100%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 5 On range 0-10
Mean:
2.26 3.83
SD:
1.05 1.79