Findings on happiness in Jones (2004): study MT 2003

Publication
Author(s)Jones, J.M.
TitleAmericans: Life is Good and Will only Improve.
SourceGallup Poll News Services, 17 February 2004, The Gallup Organization, Washington DC, USA
URLhttps://worlddatabaseofhappiness-archive.eur.nl/hap_bib/freetexts/jones_jm_2004.pdf
Investigation
Public18+ aged, general public, Malta, 2003
Collect period5-6
Survey nameEU-EQLS 2003
SampleProbability multi-stage random
WeightingY
Respondents N =600
Non Response9
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
Mean7.266.96
Standard deviation1.982.20

Scores in12345678910
%2.51.11.71.39.611.423.124.511.213.7