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Studies

World Values Survey (2004): study ZA ZA: North West 1990

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, South Africa, 1990-2005
Survey name:
WorldValuesSurv 1-5
Sample:
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents:
N = 530
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: 17.5%,   2: 5.4%,   3: 9%,   4: 12%,   5: 16.4%,   6: 4.8%,   7: 8%,   8: 15.5%,   9: 5.3%,   10: 6.1%   (total 100%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
5.03 4.48
SD:
2.81 3.12