Findings on happiness in Veenhoven (2002): study ZZ 1990

Publication
Author(s)Veenhoven, R.
TitleBevrijde Sexualiteit. (Liberated Sexuality).
SourceDe Psycholoog, Juli/Augustus 2002, Vol. 42, 377 - 382
URLhttp://hdl.handle.net/1765/8749
Investigation
PublicAdults, general public, 42 nations, 1990
 Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Britain, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Czecho-Slovakia (former), Denmark, Finland, France, Germany (former West-), Germany (former East-), Greece, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Mexico, Northern Ireland, New Zealand, Netherlands, Nigeria, Norway, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, USA.
 around 1990
Survey nameNot available
 Data on happiness: World Database of Happiness, States of Nations Data on sexual freedom (public acceptance of homosexuallity: WVS (World Value Surveys Cumulative file 6160, ICPRS, Ann Arbor Michagan)
SampleProbability sample (unspecified)
 Non-probability sample of nations, probability samples within nations
Respondents N =50000
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textHappy Life Years Life-expectancy in nations multiplied by 0-1 average happiness as assessed with survey questions type O-HL
ClassificationY-LH-l-sq-nt-100-a
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Correlational findings

Author's label Our subject description
Sexual freedomshow  Freedom of sex in nation
Sexual freedomshow  Specific restrictions (perceived and actual), also classified as above ↑
Sexual freedomshow  Tolerance in nation, also classified as above ↑
Sexual freedomshow  Value climate in the nation, also classified as above ↑