Findings on happiness in Noelle-Neumann (1977a): study XZ Germany West 1967

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, 1967
Survey nameDE-Allensbacher Survey
 Allensbacher Archiv IFD Umfrage Nr. 2029
SampleNot available
Respondents N =2000
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)
RemarksVery happy 28%
Finding used in
nation ranks

Correlational findings

Author's label Our subject description
Happinessshow  Wish to change life