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Weller (1998): study DE East Germany 1993

Publication

Author(s):
Weller, I.
Title:
Personal communication:, letter 10-6-98
Source:

Investigation

Public:
18+ aged, general public, East Germany,Germany, 1993
Survey name:
DE-Sowibus
Sample:
Probability sample (unspecified)
Respondents:
N = 0
Non Response:
0
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Taking all things together, how satisfied are you with your life these days? Please answer with the help of this scale. For instance, when you are totally satisfied with your life, please tick '10'. When you are totally unsatisfied with your life, please tick '0'. You may use all values in between to indicate that you are neither totally satisfied nor totally unsatisfied."
10 totally satisfied
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0  totally unsatisfied
Classification:
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0.5%,   2: 0.1%,   3: 1.4%,   4: 3.3%,   5: 4%,   6: 11.7%,   7: 13.4%,   8: 23.7%,   9: 26.9%,   10: 9.4%,   11: 5.6%   (total 100%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
6.89 6.89
SD:
1.81 1.81