Findings on happiness in Hnilicova (2003): study CZ 2000

Author(s)Hnilicova, H.
TitleImpact of Social Changes after Year 1989 on the Quality of Life of the Czech People.
SourcePaper presented at the 10th Conference of the ISQLR, 2003, Praque, Czech Republic
PublicHealthy men and women, Prague, Czech Republic, 2000
 Age 16-89, M = 39, 1; Sd = 16,4. Gender: male 43%, female 57%, Edudation: Elementary 6%, appretishi[ 25%, highschool 47%, university 235
Survey nameNot available
SampleNon-probability purposive sample
Respondents N =1200
Non Response10%
 Healthy subjects selected from wide sample, composition of width is not reported
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Please mark the level of your satisfaction during the last year for each of the following areas. Use the scale of 1 to 7 for assessment with the overall quality of my life 1 never/ low 2 not often 3 only sometimes 4 I am not able to decide 5 often 6 usually 7 always, high This item was preceded by 13 questions on satisfaction with life domains.
Author's labelOverall quality of life
Page in publication3
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 1 - 7On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Subject description
AgeA04abCurrent age (in years)
GenderG01aaSex (male vs female)