Findings on happiness in Burger & Veenhoven (2017a): study NL 2008

Author(s)Burger, M.; Veenhoven, R.
TitleGeluk onder docenten (Happiness among Teachers)
SourceVanTwaalfTotAchttien, 2017, 14 - 15
PublicWorking people, visitors of a wage info website, Netherlands, 2008-2009
Last assesment2009
Survey nameNL Nederlandse Loonwijzer enquête
 Data taken from VanLeeuwen et al 2011
SampleNon-probability self-selected
 All visitors of the Wage Indicator website, who completed the optional questionnaire in the years 2008 and 2009
Respondents N =39405
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentQuestionnaire: web
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Taking all together, how satisfied are you with your life as a whole? 10 very satisfied 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 very dissatisfied
Author's labelsatisfaction with life
Page in publication15
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 1 - 10On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Subject description
OccupationO01abCurrent occupation
OccupationO01ab02gTeacher, also classified as above ↑
Teacher specializationO01ab02gTeacher