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Studies

World Values Survey (2004): study AU New South Wales and ACT(Australian Capital Territory) 1981

Publication

Author(s):
World Values Survey,
Title:
Aggregated Datafile European Values Survey 1999 and World Values Survey 2000. File name: WVSEVS_sb_v4.sav, 2004
Source:
http://www.worldvaluessurvey.org

Investigation

Public:
18+ aged general public, New South Wales and ACT(Australian Capital Territory) region, Australia, 1981
Survey name:
WorldValuesSurv 1-5
Sample:
Selection from general population sample
Respondents:
N = 717
Non Response:
0
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 these days?
1   dissatisfied
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10  satisfied
Classification:
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a
Remarks:
Australia: Only wave 1(1981),3 (1995) and 5(2005) aggregated
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 1.1%,   2: 0.9%,   3: 2%,   4: 2.6%,   5: 11.8%,   6: 6.3%,   7: 15.6%,   8: 28.8%,   9: 17.6%,   10: 13.3%   (total 100%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
7.47 7.19
SD:
1.92 2.13