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Studies

World Values Survey (2020): study MY 2018

Publication

Author(s):
World Values Survey,
Title:
World Values Survet Wave 7
Source:
http://www.worldvaluessurvey.org/wvs.jsp

Investigation

Public:
18+ aged general public, Malaysia, 2018
Survey name:
WorldValuesSurvey 7
Sample:
Probability multi-stage cluster sample
Respondents:
N = 1313
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: computer assisted (CAPI)

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
Author's label:
Happiness
Page in publication:
Q46
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 1.2%,   2: 13.2%,   3: 67.2%,   4: 18.4%   (total 100%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 4 On range 0-10
Mean:
3.03 7.05
SD:
0.60 1.69
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: 0.8%,   3: 2.1%,   4: 3.6%,   5: 12%,   6: 15.1%,   7: 22.3%,   8: 25.5%,   9: 12%,   10: 5.7%   (total 99.9%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
6.99 6.66
SD:
1.74 1.93