WQ. Work

In this module, the respondent is asked to rate a set of descriptions about their work at a 5-point scale. Different aspects of work are asked.

item label type description
MERGEID System generated Person identifier (fix across modules and waves)
HHID3 System generated Household identifier wave 3
COUNTRY System generated Country identifier
WAVEID System generated Identifier of original wave
SPLIT System generated Household split identifier
LANGUAGE System generated Language of questionnaire
CVID System generated Coverscreen sequence identifier (wave specific)
WQ015 Question Introduction to work quality current
WQ016 Question Work is physically demanding
WQ017 Question Work is uncomfortable
WQ018 Question Work has heavy time pressure
WQ019 Question Work is emotionally demanding
WQ020 Question Work involves conflicts
WQ021 Question Work has little freedom to decide
WQ022 Question Work allows development of skills
WQ023 Question Work gives recognition
WQ024 Question Work has adequate salary
WQ025 Question Work has adequate support
WQ026 Question Current work atmosphere
WQ027 Question Work employees are treated fairly
WQ028 Question Current work health risk reduced
WQ002 Question Work was physically demanding
WQ003 Question Work was uncomfortable
WQ004 Question Work had heavy time pressure
WQ005 Question Work was emotionally demanding
WQ006 Question Work involved conflicts
WQ007 Question Work had little freedom to decide
WQ008 Question Work allowed development of skills
WQ009 Question Work gave recognition
WQ010 Question Work had adequate salary
WQ011 Question Work had adequate support
WQ012 Question Work atmosphere
WQ013 Question Work employees treated fair
WQ014 Question Work health risk reduced
WQ030 Question Satisfaction with job career
WQ031 Question Had disappointing job career
WQ032 Question Satisfied with achievements
WQ033 Question Sacrificied too much for job
WQ035 Question Health has suffered at work
Start of WQ. Work
 
If Ever done paid work = 1 or Situation at age 15 if no education = 1 »
 
   
 
As CNT goes from 1 to NUM_JOBS  »
 
     
   
If Year stopped in this job = 9997 »
 
       
     
WQ015

Introduction to work quality current

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 19. I AM GOING TO READ SOME STATEMENTS PEOPLE MIGHT USE TO DESCRIBE THEIR WORK. THINKING ABOUT YOUR PRESENT JOB AS [{JOB TITLE}], PLEASE TELL ME WHETHER YOU STRONGLY AGREE, AGREE, DISAGREE OR STRONGLY DISAGREE WITH THE EACH STATEMENT. IWER:PRESS 1 AND TO CONTINUE.
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WQ016

Work is physically demanding

MY JOB AS [{JOB TITLE}] IS PHYSICALLY DEMANDING.WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...
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WQ017

Work is uncomfortable

MY IMMEDIATE WORK ENVIRONMENT IS UNCOMFORTABLE (FOR EXAMPLE, BECAUSE OF NOISE, HEAT, CROWDING).(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ018

Work has heavy time pressure

I AM UNDER CONSTANT TIME PRESSURE DUE TO A HEAVY WORKLOAD.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ019

Work is emotionally demanding

MY WORK IS EMOTIONALLY DEMANDING.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ020

Work involves conflicts

I AM EXPOSED TO RECURRING CONFLICTS AND DISTURBANCES.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...) IWER:THIS REFERS TO CLIENTS, CO-WORKERS OR SUPERVISORS.
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WQ021

Work has little freedom to decide

I HAVE VERY LITTLE FREEDOM TO DECIDE HOW TO DO MY WORK.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ022

Work allows development of skills

I HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO DEVELOP NEW SKILLS.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ023

Work gives recognition

I RECEIVE THE RECOGNITION I DESERVE FOR MY WORK.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ024

Work has adequate salary

CONSIDERING ALL MY EFFORTS AND ACHIEVEMENTS, MY SALARY IS ADEQUATE.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ025

Work has adequate support

I RECEIVE ADEQUATE SUPPORT IN DIFFICULT SITUATIONS.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ026

Current work atmosphere

THERE IS A GOOD ATMOSPHERE BETWEEN ME AND MY COLLEAGUES.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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If Was employee civil servant or self = 1 or Was employee civil servant or self = 2 »
 
         
       
WQ027

Work employees are treated fairly

IN GENERAL, EMPLOYEES ARE TREATED WITH FAIRNESS.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ028

Current work health risk reduced

THE STATE TAKES ADEQUATE MEASURES TO PROTECT ME FROM HEALTH HAZARDS AT THE WORKPLACE.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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If Ever done paid work = 1 and R is still working = 5  »
 
   
 
As CNT goes from 1 to NUM_JOBS  »
 
     
   
If Year stopped in this job != 9997 and Year stopped in this job - Year started job >= 5 »
 
       
     
WQ002

Work was physically demanding

MY JOB AS [{MAIN JOB TILTE}] WAS PHYSICALLY DEMANDING.WOULD YOU SAY YOU...
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WQ003

Work was uncomfortable

MY IMMEDIATE WORK ENVIRONMENT WAS UNCOMFORTABLE (FOR EXAMPLE, BECAUSE OF NOISE, HEAT, CROWDING).(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ004

Work had heavy time pressure

I WAS UNDER CONSTANT TIME PRESSURE DUE TO A HEAVY WORKLOAD.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ005

Work was emotionally demanding

MY WORK WAS EMOTIONALLY DEMANDING.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ006

Work involved conflicts

I WAS EXPOSED TO RECURRENT CONFLICTS AND DISTURBANCES.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...) IWER:THIS REFERS TO CLIENTS, CO-WORKERS OR SUPERVISORS.
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WQ007

Work had little freedom to decide

I HAD VERY LITTLE FREEDOM TO DECIDE HOW TO DO MY WORK.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ008

Work allowed development of skills

I HAD AN OPPORTUNITY TO DEVELOP NEW SKILLS.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ009

Work gave recognition

I RECEIVED THE RECOGNITION I DESERVED FOR MY WORK.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ010

Work had adequate salary

CONSIDERING ALL MY EFFORTS AND ACHIEVEMENTS, MY SALARY WAS ADEQUATE.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ011

Work had adequate support

I RECEIVED ADEQUATE SUPPORT IN DIFFICULT SITUATIONS.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ012

Work atmosphere

THERE WAS A GOOD ATMOSPHERE BETWEEN ME AND MY COLLEAGUES.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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If Was employee civil servant or self = 1 or Was employee civil servant or self = 2 »
 
         
       
WQ013

Work employees treated fair

IN GENERAL, EMPLOYEES WERE TREATED FAIRLY.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ014

Work health risk reduced

THE STATE TOOK ADEQUATE MEASURES TO PROTECT ME FROM HEALTH HAZARDS AT THE WORKPLACE.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ030

Satisfaction with job career

ALL THINGS CONSIDERED, I AM SATISFIED WITH MY JOB CAREER.WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...
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WQ031

Had disappointing job career

I EXPERIENCED A MAJOR DISAPPOINTMENT IN MY JOB CAREER.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ032

Satisfied with achievements

CONSIDERING ALL MY EFFORTS, I AM SATISFIED WITH MY WORK ACHIEVEMENTS.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU...)
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WQ033

Sacrificied too much for job

PEOPLE CLOSE TO ME SAID I SACRIFICED TOO MUCH FOR MY JOB.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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WQ035

Health has suffered at work

MY HEALTH HAS SUFFERED FROM MY JOB.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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Start of WQ. Work

If Ever done paid work (RE005) = 1 or Situation at age 15 if no education (RE003) = 1 »

As CNT goes from 1 to NUM_JOBS  » »

| |  If Year stopped in this job (RE026) = 9997 »

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WQ015
Introduction to work quality current

PLEASE LOOK AT SHOWCARD 19. I AM GOING TO READ SOME STATEMENTS PEOPLE MIGHT USE TO DESCRIBE THEIR WORK. THINKING ABOUT YOUR PRESENT JOB AS [{JOB TITLE}], PLEASE TELL ME WHETHER YOU STRONGLY AGREE, AGREE, DISAGREE OR STRONGLY DISAGREE WITH THE EACH STATEMENT. IWER:PRESS 1 AND TO CONTINUE.
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1. Continue

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WQ016
Work is physically demanding

MY JOB AS [{JOB TITLE}] IS PHYSICALLY DEMANDING.WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ017
Work is uncomfortable

MY IMMEDIATE WORK ENVIRONMENT IS UNCOMFORTABLE (FOR EXAMPLE, BECAUSE OF NOISE, HEAT, CROWDING).(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ018
Work has heavy time pressure

I AM UNDER CONSTANT TIME PRESSURE DUE TO A HEAVY WORKLOAD.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ019
Work is emotionally demanding

MY WORK IS EMOTIONALLY DEMANDING.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ020
Work involves conflicts

I AM EXPOSED TO RECURRING CONFLICTS AND DISTURBANCES.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...) IWER:THIS REFERS TO CLIENTS, CO-WORKERS OR SUPERVISORS.
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1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ021
Work has little freedom to decide

I HAVE VERY LITTLE FREEDOM TO DECIDE HOW TO DO MY WORK.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ022
Work allows development of skills

I HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO DEVELOP NEW SKILLS.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ023
Work gives recognition

I RECEIVE THE RECOGNITION I DESERVE FOR MY WORK.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ024
Work has adequate salary

CONSIDERING ALL MY EFFORTS AND ACHIEVEMENTS, MY SALARY IS ADEQUATE.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ025
Work has adequate support

I RECEIVE ADEQUATE SUPPORT IN DIFFICULT SITUATIONS.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ026
Current work atmosphere

THERE IS A GOOD ATMOSPHERE BETWEEN ME AND MY COLLEAGUES.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

| | |  If Was employee civil servant or self (RE015) = 1 or Was employee civil servant or self (RE015) = 2 »

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WQ027
Work employees are treated fairly

IN GENERAL, EMPLOYEES ARE TREATED WITH FAIRNESS.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ028
Current work health risk reduced

THE STATE TAKES ADEQUATE MEASURES TO PROTECT ME FROM HEALTH HAZARDS AT THE WORKPLACE.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

If Ever done paid work (RE005) = 1 and R is still working (SL_RE047_) = 5  »

As CNT goes from 1 to NUM_JOBS  » »

| |  If Year stopped in this job (RE026) != 9997 and RE026 - RE011 >= 5 »

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WQ002
Work was physically demanding

MY JOB AS [{MAIN JOB TILTE}] WAS PHYSICALLY DEMANDING.WOULD YOU SAY YOU...
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1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ003
Work was uncomfortable

MY IMMEDIATE WORK ENVIRONMENT WAS UNCOMFORTABLE (FOR EXAMPLE, BECAUSE OF NOISE, HEAT, CROWDING).(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ004
Work had heavy time pressure

I WAS UNDER CONSTANT TIME PRESSURE DUE TO A HEAVY WORKLOAD.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ005
Work was emotionally demanding

MY WORK WAS EMOTIONALLY DEMANDING.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ006
Work involved conflicts

I WAS EXPOSED TO RECURRENT CONFLICTS AND DISTURBANCES.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...) IWER:THIS REFERS TO CLIENTS, CO-WORKERS OR SUPERVISORS.
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1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ007
Work had little freedom to decide

I HAD VERY LITTLE FREEDOM TO DECIDE HOW TO DO MY WORK.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ008
Work allowed development of skills

I HAD AN OPPORTUNITY TO DEVELOP NEW SKILLS.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ009
Work gave recognition

I RECEIVED THE RECOGNITION I DESERVED FOR MY WORK.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ010
Work had adequate salary

CONSIDERING ALL MY EFFORTS AND ACHIEVEMENTS, MY SALARY WAS ADEQUATE.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ011
Work had adequate support

I RECEIVED ADEQUATE SUPPORT IN DIFFICULT SITUATIONS.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ012
Work atmosphere

THERE WAS A GOOD ATMOSPHERE BETWEEN ME AND MY COLLEAGUES.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

| | |  If Was employee civil servant or self (RE015) = 1 or Was employee civil servant or self (RE015) = 2 »

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WQ013
Work employees treated fair

IN GENERAL, EMPLOYEES WERE TREATED FAIRLY.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ014
Work health risk reduced

THE STATE TOOK ADEQUATE MEASURES TO PROTECT ME FROM HEALTH HAZARDS AT THE WORKPLACE.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ030
Satisfaction with job career

ALL THINGS CONSIDERED, I AM SATISFIED WITH MY JOB CAREER.WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ031
Had disappointing job career

I EXPERIENCED A MAJOR DISAPPOINTMENT IN MY JOB CAREER.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ032
Satisfied with achievements

CONSIDERING ALL MY EFFORTS, I AM SATISFIED WITH MY WORK ACHIEVEMENTS.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU...)
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ033
Sacrificied too much for job

PEOPLE CLOSE TO ME SAID I SACRIFICED TOO MUCH FOR MY JOB.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

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WQ035
Health has suffered at work

MY HEALTH HAS SUFFERED FROM MY JOB.(WOULD YOU SAY YOU ...)
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1. Strongly agree
2. Agree
3. Disagree
4. Strongly disagree

End of WQ. Work