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Studies

SCP (2010): study NL 2006

Publication

Author(s):
SCP,
Title:
Culturele Verandering in Nederland. (Cultural Change in The Netherlands: A Survey Programmme).
Source:
SCP, 2010, the Hague, Netherlands

Investigation

Public:
16+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2006
Survey name:
NL-CV 2006
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 1994
Non Response:
0
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question

'Taken all together, how satisfied are you with the life you currently lead? Please indicate on this scale. 10 means that you are completely satisfied and 1 means that you are completely dissatisfied.'
10  completely satisfied
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1   completely dissatisfied
Classification:
O-SLL-c-sq-n-10-a
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0.4%,   2: 0.3%,   3: 0.7%,   4: 0.7%,   5: 2.9%,   6: 8%,   7: 24.4%,   8: 40.5%,   9: 14.3%,   10: 7.8%   (total 100%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
7.70 7.44
SD:
1.33 1.48