Findings on happiness in Gallup (2008): study US 1986 /1

Publication
Author(s)Gallup,
TitleGallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
SourceThe Gallup Organization, USA
URLhttp://brain.gallup.com/home.aspx
Investigation
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 1986
Collect period9
Survey nameGallup poll
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
WeightingY
Respondents N =1331
Non Response2
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
General remarksAlso reported in Saad 2004
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: In general, are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way things are going in your own personal life? 1 dissatisfied 2 satisfied
ClassificationO-SLP-g-sq-v-2-b
RemarksAlso reported in Saad 2004
DKNA %2.1
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 2On range 0 - 10
Mean1.867.71
Standard deviation0.351.95

Scores in12
%13.884.0