Findings on happiness in Gallup (2008): study US 1996

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, 1996
Collect period3/8-10th
Survey nameGallup poll
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
WeightingY
Respondents N =979
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
General remarksAlso reported in Saad 2004
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelf report on single question: Generally speaking, how happy would you say you are.....? 3 very happy 2 fairly happy 1 not too happy
ClassificationO-HL-g-sq-v-3-d
RemarksAlso reported in Saad 2004
DKNA %0.1
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 3On range 0 - 10
Mean2.457.77
Standard deviation0.591.59

Scores in123
%4.845.849.4