Findings on happiness in HBSC (2009): study GB Wales 2009

TitleHBSC Survey 2009/2010 Survey(Health Behavior in School-aged Children) Distributional data from personal communication
SourceDistributional data received from personal communication with Margaret Sovik from HBSC
PublicTeens, adolescents, Wales, United Kingdom, 2009
Collect period2009-2010
Survey nameHBSC 2009/2010
SampleProbability multi-stage cluster sample
Respondents N =5188
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
Author's labelLife Satisfaction
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 0 - 10On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation1.951.95

Scores in012345678910