Findings on happiness in Jol (1996): study NL 1997

Publication
Author(s)Jol, C.
TitleHet Onbehagen bij de Vrouw. (Woman's Discontent).
SourceIndex nr. 2, March 1996, published by CBS, Voorburg, Netherlands, 22 - 23
URLHTTP://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl/hap_bib/freetexts/jol_c_1996.pdf
Investigation
PublicMothers, The Netherlands 1997
 1997-1998
Survey nameNot available
 Permanent Onderzoek Leefsituatie (POLS) (Permanent Research on Life situation), Centraal Bureau voor de Statistiek (CBS)
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
 Mothers selected from general population sample
Respondents N =40000
 N not reported. Total number in POLS 1997 was 34000 and in POLS 1998 was 81000. Estimated number 40000 mothers for these 2 years ?
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: How satisfied are you with the life you currently lead? 5 extraordinary satisfied 4 very satisfied 3 satisfied 2 fairly satisfied 1 not very satisfied
ClassificationO-SLL-c-sq-v-5-d
Author's labeltevredenheid met het leven
Page in publication1
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Full textSelfreport on single question To what extent do you consider yourself a happy person....? 5 very happy 4 happy 3 neither happy nor unhappy 2 not very happy 1 unhappy
ClassificationO-HP-u-sq-v-5-a
Author's labelgeluk
Page in publication1
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
Age of eldest or only childC04ab01Age of children
Working hours per weekE02ad02Hours work
Working mothers, full-time housewivesE02ab01Full-time home maker
Working mothers, full-time housewivesF02af01Oneself-mother: works (vs not), also classified as above ↑