Findings on happiness in HBSC (2002): study GL 2001

Publication
Author(s)HBSC,
TitleHBSC Survey 2001/2002 Survey (Health Behavior in School-aged Children) Distributional data from personal communication
SourceWHO
URLhttp://www.hbsc.org/
Investigation
PublicTeens, adolescents, Austria, 2001
Collect period2001-2002
Survey nameHBSC 2001/2002
SampleProbability multi-stage cluster sample
Respondents N =864
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Here is a picture of a ladder. The top of the ladder '10' represents the best possible life for you and the bottom '0' is the worst possible life for you. In general , where on the ladder do you feel you stand at the moment? Tick the box next to the number that best describes where you stand 10 best possible 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0 worst possible life
ClassificationC-BW-c-sq-l-11-e
Author's labelLife Satisfaction
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 0 - 10On range 0 - 10
Mean7.477.47
Standard deviation2.172.17

Scores in012345678910
%0.90.71.21.53.214.17.314.619.914.821.8