Comunicação em evento científico
Social Inequalities and Well-Being
Rosário Mauritti (Mauritti, R); Nuno Nunes (Nunes, N.); Maria do Carmo Botelho (Botelho, M.C.); Daniela Craveiro (Craveiro, D.);
Título Evento
Desigualdades, Ambiente e Bem-Estar
Ano
2018
Língua
Português
País
Portugal
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Abstract/Resumo
This communication aims to study the consequences of social inequality in the well-being of Europeans. How individuals differ in well-being in the European space? Do categorical and distributive inequalities influence well-being? We explore the well-being inequalities in Europe building upon the OECD Framework for Measuring Well- Being and Progress. Taking European Social Survey as the main empirical source, the interplay between key distributional (education, income) and categorical (gender, social class) dimensions of social inequalities in well-being was studied, under two levels of analysis of the OECD European social space – transnational (across individuals) and national (across countries). Social inequalities on well-being scores and well-being profiles were identified. Higher education, higher income, and belonging to a more privileged social class positively influence well-being; men tend to present higher well-being than women. The four well-being profiles identified among Europeans were shown to be clearly structured by social inequalities, opposing higher- and lower- qualified socio-occupations, and males and females' life circumstances. At a country level, profiles are mostly defined in terms of volume of well-being, mainly expressing regional affiliations and asymmetries of class, income and education. The developed analysis confirms the existence of multidimensional intersections between categorical and distributive social inequalities and well-being.
Agradecimentos/Acknowledgements
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Palavras-chave
Well-being inequality,OECD European countries,multidimensionality
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