Findings on happiness in Javaloy-Mazon (2008): study ES 2008

Author(s)Javaloy-Mazon, F.
TitleBienestar y Felicidad de la Juventud Espanola. (Wellbeing and Happiness of Spanish Youth).
SourceInjuve, 2008, Spain
Public15-29 aged, young adults, Spain, 2006
Collect period2006
Survey nameSP-Spanish Youth Survey
 Spanish Youth Survey, Bienestar y felicida de la juventud espanola
SampleProbability stratified sample
Respondents N =1439
Non ResponseNot reported
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: In general, are you satisfied with your current life? 4 very satisfied 3 fairly satisfied 2 fairly dissatisfied 1 very dissatisfied
Author's labelSatisfaccion de su situacion vital actua
Page in publication75
RemarksReverse code in research report (very satisfied = 1); reversed by WDH team. Distribution not reported.
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation0.57

Correlational findings

Author's label Our subject description
Espanoles y extranjerosshow  Ethnic status in Spain