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Studies

World Values Survey (2004): study US California 1982

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, California region, United States, 1982-2005
Survey name:
WorldValuesSurv 1-5
Sample:
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents:
N = 439
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
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0.8%,   2: 0.9%,   3: 2.4%,   4: 5.6%,   5: 7.1%,   6: 10.4%,   7: 18.5%,   8: 26%,   9: 14%,   10: 13.5%   (total 99.2%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
7.34 7.05
SD:
1.93 2.15