Findings on happiness in ESS homepage (2002): study ES 2002

Publication
Author(s)ESS homepage,
TitleEuropean Social Survey Round 1
SourceHomepage European Social Survey
URLhttps://www.europeansocialsurvey.org/
Investigation
Public16+ aged, general public, Spain, 2002-03
Collect period11
 2002/11-2003/2
Survey nameEU-ESS 1: 2002
SampleProbability multi-stage random
WeightingY
Respondents N =1729
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
General remarksThe question in Spanish is slightly different and refers to the degree to which one self as 'happy person' (code O-HP), while the standard question in the ESS is about how happine one thinks one is (code O-HL)
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Generally speaking, to what extend do you consider yourself as a happy or an unhappy person? 0 absolutely unhappy 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 absolutely happy
ClassificationO-HP-g-sq-n-11-a
RemarksThe question in Spanish is slightly different and refers to the degree to which one self as 'happy person' (code O-HP), while the standard question in the ESS is about how happine one thinks one is (code O-HL) valid responses: 1704
DKNA %1.4
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 0 - 10On range 0 - 10
Mean7.487.48
Standard deviation1.741.74

Scores in012345678910
%0.10.30.71.61.98.310.423.824.313.713.6

Full textSelfreport on single question: All things considered, how satisfied are you with your life as a whole nowadays? 0 extremely dissatisfied 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 extremely satisfied - don't know - no answer
ClassificationO-SLW-c-sq-n-11-cd
Remarksvalid responses: 1705
DKNA %1.4
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 0 - 10On range 0 - 10
Mean7.087.08
Standard deviation1.891.89

Scores in012345678910
%0.40.61.42.53.210.313.123.424.18.910.9