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Yoshino (2009): study IN 2008

Publication

Author(s):
Yoshino, R.
Title:
The Asia & Pacific Value Survey: India 2008
Source:
The Institute of Statistical Mathematics, 2008, Tokyo, Japan

Investigation

Public:
18+ aged, general public, India, 2008
Survey name:
IN-India 2008 survey
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 2002
Non Response:
0
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Now I would like to ask you about your life as a whole. How satisfied are you with your life as a whole these days?
5  satisfied
4  somewhat satisfied
3  neither satisfied nor dissatisfied (neutral)
2  somewhat dissatisfied
1  dissatisfied
-  other (specify)
-  don't know
Classification:
O-SLW-c-sq-v-5-v
Page in publication:
48
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0.2%,   2: 0.7%,   3: 2%,   4: 29.2%,   5: 67.7%   (total 99.8%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 5 On range 0-10
Mean:
4.64 7.80
SD:
0.58 1.08