Findings on happiness in Keck & Delhey (2004): study CY 2003

Publication
Author(s)Keck, W.; Delhey, J.
TitleSubjective Well-Being.
SourceEuropean Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions, "Quality of Life in Europe. First European Quality of Life Survey 2003 ", 2004, Dublin, Ireland, Chapter 7
Investigation
Public18+ aged, general public, Cyprus, 2003
Collect period6-8
Survey nameEU-EQLS 2003
SampleProbability multi-stage random
WeightingY
Respondents N =600
Non Response17,6
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: All things considered, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life these days? Please tell me on a scale of 1 to 10, where one means very dissatisfied and 10 means very satisfied 10 very satisfied 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 very dissatisfied
ClassificationO-SLW-c-sq-n-10-b
Page in publication61
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 10On range 0 - 10
Mean7.206.89
Standard deviation2.092.32

Scores in12345678910
%2.61.61.22.414.28.417.824.114.413.3

Full textSelfreport on single question: Taking all things together on a scale of one to 10, how happy would you say you are? Here one means you are very unhappy and 10 means you are very happy 10 very happy 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 very unhappy
ClassificationO-HL-u-sq-n-10-b
Page in publication61
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 10On range 0 - 10
Mean7.757.50
Standard deviation1.962.18

Scores in12345678910
%1.50.51.12.110.56.413.626.116.421.9