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Ye & Attride-Stirling (2013): study BMU 2011

Publication

Author(s):
Ye, M.; Attride-Stirling, J.
Title:
Health Disparities Report 2013.
Source:
Bermuda Health Council, 2013, Hamilton, Bermuda

Investigation

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Bermuda, 2011
Survey name:
BM-Bermuda Adult Health Survey
Sample:
Probability simple random sample
Respondents:
N = 801
Non Response:
11 %
Assessment:
Interview: telephone (CATI)

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Self report on single question:

In general, how satisfied are you with your life?
4  very satisfied
3  satisfied
2  dissatisfied
1  very dissatisfied
-  don't know
-  no answer
Classification:
O-SLu-g-sq-v-4-g
Author's label:
Satisfaction with life
Page in publication:
11
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 2%,   2: 12%,   3: 58%,   4: 27%   (total 99%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 4 On range 0-10
Mean:
3.11 7.90
SD:
0.68 2.13

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Income Household income Education Level of school-education Employment status Current employment status Marital status Vs formerly married (widowed + divorced+ separated)
Married state (compared to non-married states)
Gender Sex (male vs female)