Findings on happiness in Gallup (2008): study US 2005 /2

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, 2005
Collect period12/5-8th
Survey nameGallup poll
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents N =1013
Non Response0
AssesmentInterview: telephone (CATI)
General remarksQuestionaire: Gallup Poll Social Series: Lifestyle
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Generally speaking, how happy would you say you are.....? 3 very happy 2 fairly happy 1 not too happy
ClassificationO-HL-g-sq-v-3-d
Page in publicationqn6
RemarksQuestionaire: Gallup Poll Social Series: Lifestyle
DKNA %0.1
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 3On range 0 - 10
Mean2.447.77
Standard deviation0.641.73

Scores in123
%8.438.752.5

Full textSelfreport on single question: In general, are you satisfied with the way things are going in your personal life? 2 satisfied 1 dissatisfied
ClassificationO-SLP-u-sq-v-2-a
Page in publicationqn4
RemarksQuestionaire: Gallup Poll Social Series: Lifestyle
DKNA %2.2
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 2On range 0 - 10
Mean1.867.74
Standard deviation0.341.92

Scores in12
%13.484.5