Findings on happiness in DDB lifestyle survey (2000): study US 2006

Publication
Author(s)DDB lifestyle survey,
TitleHappiness in US states
SourceData released on request, June 2000
URLhttp://www.bowlingalone.com
Investigation
Public18+ aged, general public, United States, 2006
Survey nameUS-GSS 2006
SampleProbability multi-stage random
Respondents N =4510
Non Response0
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Taken all together, how would you say things are these days? Would you say that you are....? 3 very happy 2 pretty happy 1 not too happy
ClassificationO-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa
DKNA %33.7
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 3On range 0 - 10
Mean2.217.24
Standard deviation0.631.64

Scores in123
%7.837.121.5