Findings on happiness in Leepin (1978): study ZZ 1974

Author(s)Leepin, P.
TitleLe Monde Entier Interviewé. (The Entire World Interviewed).
SourceLa Baloise, Groupe des Assurances, 1978, Bâle, Switzerland
Public15+ aged, general public, 5 parts of the world, 1974-1976.
 Parts of the world included are: Western-Europe, North America, Australia, South America, Africa, Asia. Not included are Eastern-Europe, China and the Arab countries. Data: Gallup/Ketering World Survey
Survey nameNot available
 Gallup/Ketting World Survey
SampleNot available
 Probability area sampling. Samples representative for parts of the world: not representative for countries.
Respondents N =8433
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
 Conducted by 35 Gallup bureaus in different countries.
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: In general, how happy would you say you are.....? 3 very happy 2 pretty happy 1 not very happy
Author's labelHappy
Finding used in
nation ranks

Correlational findings

Author's label Our subject description
Belief that life is interestingshow  Interest in life in nation
Belief that life is interestingshow  Interesting (vs boring), also classified as above ↑