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Studies

World Values Survey (2000): study CA 1990

Publication

Author(s):
World Values Survey,
Title:
Aggregated data file waves 1+2+3
Source:
www.worldvaluessurvey.org

Investigation

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Canada, 1990
Survey name:
WorldValuesSurvey 2
Sample:
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents:
N = 1501
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Taking all things together, would you say you are.....?
4  very happy
3  quite happy
2  not very happy
1  not at all happy.
Classification:
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a
Page in publication:
v10
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 4.4%,   2: 16.2%,   3: 48.4%,   4: 29.2%   (total 98.2%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 4 On range 0-10
Mean:
3.04 6.97
SD:
0.80 2.24
Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

All things considered, how satisfied are you with your life as-a-whole now.....?
1   dissatisfied
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10  satisfied
Classification:
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa
Page in publication:
v65
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0.7%,   2: 0.4%,   3: 1.6%,   4: 2.1%,   5: 5.6%,   6: 6.1%,   7: 15.8%,   8: 27.4%,   9: 23.6%,   10: 16.7%   (total 100%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
7.88 7.65
SD:
1.74 1.93