Findings on happiness in Noelle-Neumann (1977a): study XZ Germany West 1954

Author(s)Noelle-Neumann, E.
TitlePolitik und Glück. (Politics and Happiness).
SourceBaier, H.;Ed.: "Freiheit und Sachzwang", West Deutscher Verlag, 1977, Opladen, Germany, 208 - 262
Public16+ aged, general public, West-Germany, 1954
Collect period11
Survey nameDE-Allensbacher Survey
 Allensbacher Archiv, IFD-Umfrage Nr. 078
SampleProbability sample (unspecified)
Respondents N =2173
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: When somebody would say about you, 'this person is very happy', is he right or wrong......? 3 right 2 fifty-fifty 1 wrong - difficult to say.
Author's labelHappiness (Glück)
Page in publication216
DKNA %13.0
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 1 - 3On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation0.79

Scores in123

Correlational findings

Author's label Our subject description
Incomeshow  Household income