Findings on happiness in OECD (2019): study ZZ EU 25 2013

TitleHow’s Life in the Digital Age? Opportunities and Risks of the Digital Transformation for People's Well-being.
SourceOECD Publishing, Paris, France
Public15+ aged, general public, Europe, 2013
Survey nameEU SILC 2013
SampleProbability multi-stage random
Respondents N =82000
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Overall how satisfied are you with your life nowadays? 0 not at all 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 completely
Author's labelLife satisfaction
Page in publication93
Finding used in
nation ranks

Correlational findings

Author's label Our subject description
Age and age squaredshow  Current age (in years)
Education levelshow  Level of school-education
Employment statusshow  Current employment status
Employment statusshow  Current status: retired or not, also classified as above ↑
Employment statusshow  Unemployed involuntary, also classified as above ↑
Financial satisfactionshow  Satisfaction with financial situation
Gendershow  Sex (male vs female)
Log incomeshow  Personal income
Marital statusshow  Married state (compared to non-married states)
Personal internet accessshow  Access to internet
Share of internet access in populationshow  Internet connections in nation
Summed determinantsshow  Socio-demographic + environmental factors