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RLMS (2008): study RU 1998

Publication

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

Investigation

Public:
14+ aged, general public, Russia, 1998
Survey name:
RU-RLMS 1998
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 7901
Non Response:
0
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
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 35.8%,   2: 33.4%,   3: 18%,   4: 9.7%,   5: 2.2%   (total 99.1%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 5 On range 0-10
Mean:
2.08 3.52
SD:
1.06 2.04