Findings on happiness in Yucel & Vogt Yuan (2016): study GB 2000

Author(s)Yucel, D.; Vogt Yuan, A.S.
TitleParents, Siblings, or Friends? Exploring Life Satisfaction among Early Adolescents
SourceApplied Research in Quality of Life, 2016, Vol. 11, 399 - 423
DOIdoi: 10.1007/s11482-015-9444-5
Public10-15 aged, UK, 2009 - 2011
 Adolescents living in a two-parent household with at least one sibling
Last assesment2011
 januari 2009 - januari 2011
Survey nameUK Household Longitudinal Study (UKHLS)
 wave 1
SampleProbability multi-stage cluster sample
Respondents N =2617
Non ResponseNot available
 not reported
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textWhich best describes how you feel about your life as a whole? 7 Completely happy 6 5 4 3 2 1 Not at all happy
Author's labelOverall Life Satisfaction
Page in publication1406
RemarksOrder reversed by W.D.H.-team
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 1 - 7On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation1.101.83

Correlational findings

Author's label Our subject description
female and male adolescentsshow  Sex (male vs female)