Findings on happiness in Biswas-Diener et al. (2005): study GL Siorapaluk 1989

Author(s)Biswas-Diener, R.; Diener, E.; Vitterso, J.
TitleMost People are Pretty Happy, but There is Cultural Variation:: The Inughuit, The Amish and the Maasai.
SourceJournal of Happiness Studies, 2005, Vol. 6, 205 - 226
PublicAdults, general public, Inughuit, Siorapaluk, Greenland, 1989
Survey nameNot available
SampleNon-probability accidental sample
Respondents N =19
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
 With questionnaire
General remarksObserved in an earlier study by Vitterso at a time when neither electricity notr TV were available inthis community.
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: "........satisfaction with life........" (Full text not reported) 7 complete satisfaction 6 5 4 3 2 1 complete dissatisfaction
Author's labellife satisfaction
Page in publicationp 211
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 1 - 7On range 0 - 10
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