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Tshokey (2012): study BT Lhuentse 2010

Publication

Author(s):
Tshokey, Z.
Title:
Psychological Wellbeing in Bhutan. Second Gross National Happiness Survey April 2010.
Source:
Personal communication 12 January 2012

Investigation

Public:
15+ aged, general public, Lhuentse region, Bhutan, 2010
Survey name:
BT-Bhutan GNH 2010
Sample:
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents:
N = 391
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:
 
 On a scale of 0 to 10 I consider myself...
 0  not a very happy person
 1
 2
 3
 4
 5
 6
 7
 8
 9
 10 a very happy person
Classification:
O-HP-u-sq-n-11-a
Page in publication:
hap (Q12
Observed distribution:
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
5.78 5.78
SD:
1.88 1.88
Full text:
Selfreport on 15 questions
 
 During the past few weeks, how often have you felt the following moods/emotions?
 A  Anger
 B Guilt
 C Selfishness
 D Jealousy
 E Pride
 F Calmness
 G Empathy/Compassion
 H Forgiveness
 I  Contentment
 J Generosity
 K Disappointment
 L Sadness
 M Frustration
 N Fear
 O Worry
 
 Rated:
 1  never
 2  rarely
 3  sometimes
 4  often
 
 Computation: (E+F+G+H+I+J)/6  -  (A+B+C+D+K+L+M+N+O)/9
Classification:
A-AB-cm-mq-v-4-a
Remarks:
Mean Negative Answers(NA) =1,92; Mean Positive Answers(PA)=2,51
 PA/NA=1,31
Observed distribution:
On original range -3 - 3 On range 0-10
Mean:
0.59 5.98
SD:
0.90 1.50