Findings on happiness in Gallup (2008): study US 1982

Publication
Author(s)Gallup,
TitleGallup Brain: Archive of Gallup polls since 1935
SourceThe Gallup Organization, USA
URLhttp://brain.gallup.com/home.aspx
Investigation
Public16+ aged, general public, United States, 1982
Collect period11/5-8th
Survey nameGallup poll
SampleProbability multi-stage random
Respondents N =2713
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
Page in publication#204G
RemarksAlso reported in Saad 2004
DKNA %1.9
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 2On range 0 - 10
Mean1.767.16
Standard deviation0.432.39

Scores in12
%23.674.9