Findings on happiness in Bartlett et al. (2010): study MK 2008

Publication
Author(s)Bartlett, W.; Cipusheva, H.; Nikolov, M.
TitleThe Quality of Life and Regional Development in FYR Macedonia
SourceCroatian Economic Survey, 2010, Vol. 12, 121-162
URLhttps://hrcak.srce.hr/index.php?show=clanak&id_clanak_jezik=80214
Investigation
Public18+ aged, FYR Macedonie, 2008
Collect period21 July
Last collect period16 August
Survey nameUnnamed study
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents N =2797
 Households
Non Response73 %
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Taking all things together on a scale of one to 10, how happy would you say you are? Here one means you are very unhappy and 10 means you are very happy 10 very happy 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 very unhappy
ClassificationO-HL-u-sq-n-10-b
Author's labelHappiness
Page in publication128
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 10On range 0 - 10
Mean6.05
Standard deviation


Full textSelfreport on single question: All things considered, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life these days? Please tell me on a scale of 1 to 10, where one means very dissatisfied and 10 means very satisfied 10 very satisfied 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 very dissatisfied
ClassificationO-SLW-c-sq-n-10-b
Author's labelSatisfaction with life
Page in publication128
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 10On range 0 - 10
Mean5.50
Standard deviation


Correlational findings

Author's label Our subject description
by Ageshow  Current age (in years)
by Locationshow  Rural vs urban dwelling
Gendershow  Sex (male vs female)
Happiness compared to EU15,EU25 and Croatiashow  Current happiness of others
Satisfaction with life by regionshow  REGION OF RESIDENCE
Satisfaction with life compared to EU15, EU25 and Croatiashow  Current happiness of others