Findings on happiness in Gijsberts (2007): study NL 2004

Author(s)Gijsberts, M.
TitleLaagopgeleide Allochtonen relatief Tevreden met de Nederlandse Samenleving. (Low Educated Immigrants Relatively Satisfied with Dutch Society.)
SourceSchnabel, P.; Ed.: "Veel Geluk in 2007", Social Cultural Planning Office, 2007, The Hague, Netherlands, 89 - 93
PublicCity dwellers, aged 15-64, Netherlands, 2004
Survey nameNot available
 Leefsituatie Allochtone Stedelingen (LAS 2004/05)
SampleProbability stratified sample
Respondents N =4096
Non Response49-62%
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
 Structured interview
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: How happy or unhappy do you think you are.....? 5 very happy 4 happy 3 moderately happy 2 fairly unhappy 1 very unhappy
Author's labelhappiness
Page in publication89
Finding used in
nation ranks

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Subject description
etnic originE04ab03lEthnic status in the Netherlands
etnic originM07aa03Migration generation, also classified as above ↑
level of school educationE01ab02Level of school-education