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

Author(s)VanDenBroek, A.
TitleMeer Mens met Vitamine C. ( On Culture and Happiness).
SourceSchnabel, P.; Ed.: "Veel Geluk in 2007", SCP, 2007, The Hague, Netherlands, 94 - 98
Public15-65 aged natives, living in big cities, The Netherlands, 2004
Survey nameNot available
 Leefsituatie Allochtone Stedelingen 2004-2005 (LAS)
SampleProbability stratified sample
Respondents N =800
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: computer assisted (CAPI)
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: How happy are you? 5 very happy 4 happy 3 neither happy nor unhappy 2 unhappy 1 very unhappy - don't know
Author's labelGeluk
Page in publication96
RemarksAuthor transformed this scale linearly and reports an average of 8,0
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation0.651.43

Scores in12345

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Subject description
cultural activitiesL03ac02aCulture
cultural activitiesC14abCurrent cultural participation, also classified as above ↑