Findings on happiness in General Social Survey (2011): study US 1984

Publication
Author(s)General Social Survey,
TitleUS General Social Survey: Website
SourceNational Opinion Research Center (NORC), Chicago USA
URLhttp://www.norc.uchicago.edu/GSS+Website/
Investigation
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 1984
Survey nameUS-GSS 1984
SampleProbability multi-stage random
Respondents N =1455
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelf report on single question: Taken all together, how would you say things are these days? Would you say that you are....? 3 very happy 2 pretty happy 1 not too happy
ClassificationO-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa
Page in publication10-1989
DKNA %1.7
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 3On range 0 - 10
Mean2.247.32
Standard deviation0.651.69

Scores in123
%11.951.235.2