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World Values Survey (2000): study NL 1981

Publication

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

Investigation

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1981
Survey name:
WorldValuesSurvey 1
Sample:
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents:
N = 1221
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 now.....?
1   dissatisfied
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10  satisfied
Classification:
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0.47%,   2: 0.72%,   3: 1.12%,   4: 1.66%,   5: 5.03%,   6: 7.43%,   7: 19.96%,   8: 34.45%,   9: 14.48%,   10: 12.44%   (total 97.76%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
7.69 7.43
SD:
1.61 1.79
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: 0.4%,   2: 2.76%,   3: 63.1%,   4: 33.73%   (total 99.99%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 4 On range 0-10
Mean:
3.30 7.39
SD:
0.54 1.11