Findings on happiness in Cushing (1987): study AU 1984 /1

Publication
Author(s)Cushing, J.
TitleAustralian National Social Science Survey: First round 1984.
SourceSocial Science Data Archives, Australia, Codebook SSDA study no. 423
Investigation
PublicAdults, age range not reported, general public, Australia, 1984
Survey nameAU-National Social Scien
SampleProbability multi-stage random
Respondents N =3012
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
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 3On range 0 - 10
Mean2.267.38
Standard deviation0.561.45

Scores in123
%6.062.032.0