Findings on happiness in Knauder (2000): study MZ 1991

Publication
Author(s)Knauder, S.
TitleGlobalization, Urban Progress, Urban Problems, Rural Disadvantages. Evidence from Mozambique.
SourceAshgate, 2000, USA
Investigation
PublicHouseholds, 18 areas, Mozambique, 1991
 Areas of investigation: 9 bairros in the city of Maputo and 4 bairros in the city of Beira (urban and peri-urban bairros); 1village in the province of Maputo, 2 villages in the province of Sofala, 2 areas unknown.
Collect period7-10
 Investigation carried out before the end of the war (in 1992)
Survey nameNot available
SampleProbability area sample
 Households selected from household lists in the Central Statistical Office.
Respondents N =420
 -Province of Maputo: urbanized; N= 26; peri-urbanized: N=244; villages: N= 30 -Province of Sofala: urbanized: N=32; peri-urbanized: N=86; villages: N=40
Non Response8,3%
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
 By students
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: With which of the following statements can you identify best? 1 I am very unhappy, very miserable 2 I am unhappy, miserable 3 I am neither happy nor unhappy 4 I am happy, I am fine 5 I am very happy, very fine
ClassificationO-HP-u-sq-v-5-g
Author's labelhappiness
Page in publication195
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean2.51
Standard deviation1.08

Scores in12345
%22.623.836.614.12.9

Full textSelfreport on single question: With which of the following statements can you identify best? 1 I have not been cheerful for a long time 2 I am rarely cheerful 3 I am cheerful some times 4 I am cheerful not every day, but frequently 5 I am cheerful almost every day
ClassificationM-TH-u-sq-v-5-b
Author's labelCheerfulness
Page in publication197
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean2.82
Standard deviation1.16

Scores in12345
%16.022.134.319.38.3

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
Maputo vs BeiraL13ab02cSub-urban vs urban
UrbanizationL13ab02bRural vs urban dwelling
UrbanizationL13ab02cSub-urban vs urban, also classified as above ↑