Findings on happiness in Gallup (2008): study US 1997

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, 1997
Collect period2/28
Survey nameGallup poll
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
WeightingY
Respondents N =2583
Non Response0
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
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
DKNA %0.7
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 2On range 0 - 10
Mean1.867.70
Standard deviation0.351.96

Scores in12
%14.385.1