Findings on happiness in Eurobarometer (1991): study BE 1986

Publication
Author(s)Eurobarometer,
TitleEurobarometer. (1991). Trends 74-90 B1: The Public Opinion in the E.C.
SourceEuropean Commission, 1991, Brussels, Belgium
URLhttp://ec.europa.eu/public_opinion/index_en.htm
Investigation
Public15+ aged, general public, Belgium, 1986
Collect period10-11
Survey nameEU-Eurobarometer 26
SampleProbability multi-stage random
WeightingY
Respondents N =999
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
General remarksResponse option 'really happy' was used in Belgium, France and The Netherlands, while in the other Eurobarometer surveys that option was phrased as 'very happy'
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelf report on single question: Taking all things together, how would you say things are these days? Would you say you are...? 3 really happy 2 fairly happy 1 not too happy
ClassificationO-HL-c-sq-v-3-ai
RemarksResponse option 'really happy' was used in Belgium, France and The Netherlands, while in the other Eurobarometer surveys that option was phrased as 'very happy'
DKNA %2.0
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 3On range 0 - 10
Mean2.076.76
Standard deviation0.611.60

Scores in123
%15.061.022.0

Full textSelf report on single question: On the whole how satisfied are you with the life you lead? 4 very satisfied 3 fairly satisfied 2 not very satisfied 1 not at all satisfied - Don't know
ClassificationO-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b
Page in publication74-90;B1
DKNA %2.0
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Mean2.846.06
Standard deviation0.711.94

Scores in1234
%5.019.061.013.0