Aspects of a learned model to predict the quality of life of university students in Brazil

  • Pedro Francis Lopes UNICAMP
  • Amilton Santos Junior UNICAMP
  • Renata Cruz Soares de Azevedo UNICAMP
  • Paulo Dalgalarrondo UNICAMP
  • Andre Ricardo Fioravanti UNICAMP


Quality of life is an essential metric for evaluating the well-being of students. This work investigates the viability of a model to predict a WHOQoL-Bref answer based on other answers and the overall domain and average scores. For that, we use data from an extensive pooling done with undergraduate students in Brazil (UNICAMP), gathered between 2017 and 2018. We also discuss model types and hyperparameter effects on model evaluation metrics. Finally, we conclude that it is possible to create a model to predict the esteem question - which is the most correlated with the average domain score with the data sample available.


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LOPES, Pedro Francis; SANTOS JUNIOR, Amilton; AZEVEDO, Renata Cruz Soares de; DALGALARRONDO, Paulo; FIORAVANTI, Andre Ricardo. Aspects of a learned model to predict the quality of life of university students in Brazil. In: ENCONTRO NACIONAL DE INTELIGÊNCIA ARTIFICIAL E COMPUTACIONAL (ENIAC), 19. , 2022, Campinas/SP. Anais [...]. Porto Alegre: Sociedade Brasileira de Computação, 2022 . p. 716-727. ISSN 2763-9061. DOI: