Findings on happiness in Gehmacher (1990a): study AT 1989

Author(s)Gehmacher, E.
TitleStress und Stressbewältigung. ( Stress and Coping).
SourceResearch Report, Institut für Empirische Sozialforschung (IFES), 1990, Nr 89231, Vienna, Austria
PublicMilitary male cadres, Austria, 1989
Survey nameNot available
 IFES study 89231
SampleNot available
Respondents N =1296
Non Response?
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
General remarksSame study also reported in GEHMA 1992D
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: All in all, are you currently satisfied with your life.....? 0 not satisfied 1 2 3 4 very satisfied
Author's labelLife-satisfaction (Lebenszufriedenheit
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 0 - 4On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation

Scores in01234

Correlational findings

Author's label Our subject description
Health complaintsshow  Current disease (who icd-10 classification)
Stressfull life-events (current)show  Summed life-events: standard weights
Stressfull life-events in childhoodshow  Burden of earlier life-events