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Studies

Safi (2010): study ZZ Western Europe 2002

Publication

Author(s):
Safi, M.
Title:
Immigrants' Life Satisfaction in Europe: Between Assimilation and Discrimination.
Source:
European Sociological Review, 2010, Vol. 26, 159 - 176

Investigation

Public:
15+ aged, general public, 12 European nations 2002-2006
Sample:
Probability multi-stage cluster sample
Respondents:
N = 60169
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

All things considered, how satisfied are you with your life as a whole nowadays?
0  extremely dissatisfied
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10 extremely satisfied
-    don't know
-   no answer
Classification:
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-cd
Author's label:
Life satisfaction
Page in publication:
4
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 0%,   3: 0%,   4: 0%,   5: 0%,   6: 0%,   7: 0%,   8: 0%,   9: 0%,   10: 0%,   11: 0%
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
7.25 7.25
SD:
0.01

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding gender Sex (male vs female) age Current age (in years) education Level of school-education married and parental status Current parental status
Married state (compared to non-married states)
annual income Household income occupation Current occupation unemployment Unemployed involuntary health Current healthy life-style immigration Ever migrated or not
Time since migration
Foreign nationalities in nation
migration and length of stay Time since migration migration generation Migration generation ethnic status Ethnic status in specific nations
Migration generation
Perceived discrimination Perceived occurrence of ethnic discrimination