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Table 1 Sample Characteristics

From: Community environmental satisfaction: its forms and impact on migrants’ happiness in urban China

  Weighted % or Weighted mean (SD)
  All Pre-70s Post-70s Post-80s Post-90s
Cohort
 Pre-70s 46%     
 Post-70s 18%     
 Post-80s 22%     
 Post-90s 14%     
Hukou
 Non-rural 56% 57% 55% 51% 45%
 Rural 44% 43% 45% 49% 55%
Gender
 Male 49% 48% 52% 50% 50%
 Female 51% 51% 48% 50% 50%
Partnership
 Single 14% 2% 3% 18% 78%
 Partnered 79% 88% 94% 79% 20%
 Other 7% 10% 3% 3% 2%
Education
 Elementary or below 23% 38% 17% 8% 3%
 Junior high 29% 30% 36% 26% 21%
 Senior high 23% 21% 20% 22% 32%
 College 10% 5% 13% 17% 15%
 Degree or above 15% 5% 14% 17% 29%
Occupation
 Non-manual 17% 9% 26% 34% 13%
 Manual 16% 13% 28% 17% 8%
 Own account 14% 8% 25% 22% 9%
 Home-based 13% 13% 13% 15% 7%
 Unemployed 8% 4% 4% 7% 9%
 Other 34% 53% 4% 5% 53%
Income (logged) 10.951 (1.259) 10.684 (1.260) 10.822 (1.197) 11.022 (1.288) 10.756 (1.217)
Health 3.568 (0.915) 3.293 (0.943) 3.627 (0.838) 3.856 (0.788) 4.010 (0.768)
Region
 Four municipalities 13% 12% 13% 13% 12%
 Western 17% 18% 17% 16% 17%
 Central 23% 24% 22% 20% 23%
 Eastern 40% 39% 41% 43% 42%
 Northeastern 7% 7% 8% 7% 6%
Happiness (1–5) 3.694 (0.834) 3.712 (0.914) 3.699 (0.881) 3.702 (0.952) 3.633 (1.003)
Unweighted N 12,607 5853 2156 2311 1287
  1. Source: CHFS 2015