National Well-being

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Aims to promote discussion and debate on the development of new measures of national well-being and how they can be used to meet the needs of policy and the public. This is a new community in its early stages.

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  • David Hand and I would like to draw to your attention our new paper, proposing how national wellbeing accounts might be developed drawing on the existing system of national accounts. We would, of course, be happy to discuss it with you and we welcome ...

  • I need some advice on how to deal with widely differing individual response patterns to (mostly) 0-10 scales used to measure satisfaction with life and life domains, happiness, anxiety and other constructs in the SPSS files for the following surveys: ...

  • We are very grateful to the RSS Official Statistics Section for organising this RSS Ordinary Meeting, where we could present our paper. We are especially delighted that there were 24 contributions to the discussion. Our paper and the discussion are ...

  • Tony Whiffen (Welsh Government) has kindly prepared the following summary of the meeting, and with thanks to all the presenters, the slides are appended: What should I do if I had a hypothetical 1m to spend on poverty statistics in Wales? That was ...

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