Findings on happiness in Guillen-Royo et al. (2013): study TH 2004

Author(s)Guillen-Royo, M.; Camfield, L.; Velazco, J.
TitleBasic Needs and Wealth as Independent Determinants of Happiness: An Illustration from Thailand.
SourceSocial lndicators Research, 2013, Vol. 110, 517 - 536
Public18+ aged, general public, 7 communities in Thailand, 2004
 Communities: Ban Thung Nam (rural), Ban Chai Khao (peri-urban), Klai Talaad (urban), Ban Dong (rural), Ban Tha (rural), Ban Laow (peri-urban), Nai Muang (urban)
Survey nameUnnamed study
 WeD Recources and Needs Questionnaire (RANQ)
SampleProbability area sample
Respondents N =745
Non Response0
 not reported
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Taking all things together, how would you say things are these days? Would you say you are...? 3 very happy 2 fairly happy 1 not too happy
Author's labelHappiness
Page in publication523
Finding used in
nation ranks
Scores in123

Correlational findings

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Material wealthshow  Current possessions