Findings on happiness in Gordon (2018): study ZA 2013

Publication
Author(s)Gordon, S. L.
TitleUnderstanding Evaluations of Foreigners in Modern South Africa: The Relationship Between Subjective Wellbeing and Xenophobia.
SourceJournal of Happiness Studies, 2018, Vol. 19, 545-566
URLhttps://doi .org/10.1007 /s10902-016-9838-6
DOIdoi:org/10.1007/s10902-016-9838-6
Investigation
Public16+ aged black people, South Africa, 2013
Survey nameSA-SAS 2013
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents N =1672
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: How satisfied do you feel with your overall life? 0 extremely unsatisfied 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 extremely satisfied
ClassificationO-SLW-u-sq-n-11-eb
Author's labelsatisfaction with life as a whole
Page in publication552
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 0 - 10On range 0 - 10
Mean5.70
Standard deviation