Findings on happiness in Sortheix & Lönnqvist (2014): study SE 2006

Author(s)Sortheix, F.M.; Lönnqvist, J.E.
TitlePersonal Value Priorities and Life Satisfaction in Europe: The |Moderating Role of Socioeconomic Development.
SourceJournal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 2014, Vol. 45, 282 - 299
Public15+ aged, general population, Sweden, 2006
Survey nameEU-ESS 3: 2006
SampleProbability multi-stage cluster sample
Respondents N =1585
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on 3 questions: A: How satisfied are you with your life as a whole? B How satisfied are you with how life has turned out so far? C: How happy are you? Each rated 0 extremely dissatisfied (unhappy) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 extremenly satisfied (happy) Computation: (A+B+C)/3
Author's labelLife Satisfaction
Page in publication288
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 0 - 10On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation