Findings on happiness in Cummins et al. (2003c): study RU 1999

Author(s)Cummins, R.A.; Eckersley, R.; Lo, S.K.; Okerstrom, E.
TitleAustralian Unity Wellbeing Index. Survey 6, Report 6.0. The Wellbeing of Australians. Impact of the Impending Iraq War.
SourceAustralian Centre on Quality of Life, 2003, Melbourne, Australia.
Public16+ aged, general public, Russia, 1999
Collect period11-12
Survey nameRU-RUSSET7
SampleNot available
Respondents N =2829
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: How satisfied are you with your life as a whole in the present time? On this card you see the scale, where '1' means that you are not at all satisfied, and '10' very satisfied. You also can choose any number between them. 1 not at all satisfied 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 very satisfied
Author's labellife-satisfaction
Page in publicationv294
RemarksWeighed: Mo = 4.88, SD0 = 2.42
DKNA %0.9
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 1 - 10On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation2.272.53

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