Findings on happiness in Gallup (2008): study US 1966

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, 1966
Collect period9/30th-10/6th
Survey nameGallup poll
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
WeightingY
Respondents N =3531
Non Response0
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: In general, how happy would you say you are ? 3 very happy 2 fairly happy 1 not happy
ClassificationO-HL-g-sq-v-3-I
Page in publication#735
DKNA %1.8
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 3On range 0 - 10
Mean2.467.76
Standard deviation0.571.68

Scores in123
%3.545.848.9