Findings on happiness in ESS homepage (2006): study DE 2006

Publication
Author(s)ESS homepage,
TitleEuropean Social Survey Round 3
SourceHomepage European Social Survey
URLhttps://www.europeansocialsurvey.org/
Investigation
Public16+ aged, general public, Germany, 2006
Collect period9
 2006/9-2007/1
Survey nameEU-ESS 3: 2006
SampleProbability multi-stage random
WeightingY
Respondents N =2916
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Taking all things together, how happy would you say you are? 0 extremely unhappy 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 extremely happy - don't know - no answer
ClassificationO-HL-u-sq-n-11-a
Page in publicationC1
DKNA %0.3
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 0 - 10On range 0 - 10
Mean7.077.07
Standard deviation1.911.91

Scores in012345678910
%0.40.51.53.43.610.511.120.627.812.18.1

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
Page in publicationB24
DKNA %0.1
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 0 - 10On range 0 - 10
Mean6.836.83
Standard deviation2.182.18

Scores in012345678910
%1.41.02.24.35.011.210.518.025.712.48.1

Full textSelfreport on 15 questions: I wil now read a list of the ways you may have felt during the past week. Using this card, please tell me how much of the time during the past week..? A you felt depressed B you felt that everything you did was an effort C you felt that your sleep was restless D you felt happy E you felt lonely F you felt you enjoyed life G you felt sad H you felt you could not get going I you had a lot of energy J you felt anxious K you felt tired L you were absorbed in what you were doing M you felt calm and peaceful N you felt bored O you felt really rested when you woke up in the morning Rated 1 none or almost none of the time 2 some of the time 3 most of the time 4 all or almost all of the time Computation: (A+B+C+E+G+H+J+K+N)/9 - (D+F+I+L+M+O)/6
ClassificationA-AB-cw-mq-v-4-c
RemarksMean Negative affect 1,54; Mean Positive Affect 2,71
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range -3 - 3On range 0 - 10
Mean1.17
Standard deviation0.71