Findings on happiness in Deen et al. (2003): study NL 2003

Author(s)Deen, N.; DeWit, M.; Kersten, J.; Verheggen, P.P.
TitleWerkt Nederland nog Gelukkig? Een Onderzoek naar de Tevredenheid en Werkbeleving van de Nederlandse Werknemer. (Do the Dutch Work Happily?)
SourceMotivaction International B.V. i.o.o. Randstad (Temp Agency), 2003, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Public18 - 64 aged employees, The Netherlands, 2003
Collect period5
Survey nameNot available
 Motivaction online panel study
SampleProbability systematic sample
 5000 participants of an online panel study were requested to participate in this research. 2079 persons reacted. For several reasons 408 questionnaires were not included in the sample.
Respondents N =1671
Non Response33%
AssesmentQuestionnaire: web
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: To what degree you consider yourself as a happy person? 1 very unhappy 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 very happy
Author's labelhappiness
Page in publication23
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 1 - 10On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation1.912.12

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Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Subject description
no findingsX01UNCLASSIFIED