Findings on happiness in Gandelman & Piani (2013): study UY 2007

Author(s)Gandelman, N.; Piani, G.
TitleQuality of Life Satisfaction among Workers and Non-Workers in Uruguay.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2013, Vol. 111, 97 - 115
PublicWorking aged (18-64) Uruguay, 2013
Collect period11-2007 / 02-2008
Survey nameISSP 2007
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents N =1437
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Lead item not reported 1 not happy at all 2 somewhat unhappy 3 somewhat happy 4 very happy
Author's labelSatisfaction w Life as a whole/Happiness
Page in publication106
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation0.732.02

Scores in1234

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Subject description
ageA04abCurrent age (in years)
body mass indexB03ac01caBody Mass Index (BMI)
capital cityL15ab01City of residence is a capital
education (years)E01ab01Years schooling
family sizeF02ab02Family size
genderG01aaSex (male vs female)
household income (in logs)I01ab03Household income
leisure (hours)L03abCurrent leisure time
marriedM02aa07Formally-married vs living-as-married
widowM02aeWidowed (vs all other)
with partner, non-marriedM02acLiving as married
workers and non-workersE02abCurrent employment status