Findings on happiness in Gehmacher (1992c): study AT Wien 1988

Author(s)Gehmacher, E.
TitleHousing and Happiness:Life Satisfaction as a Consequence of Housing Conditions.
SourcePaper Presented at the International Conference "Towards the Good Society: Applying the Social Sciences", 1992, Rotterdam, Netherlands
PublicResidents communal housing estates, Vienna, Austria, 1989
Collect periodsummer
 1988 T1: Summer T2: Winter
Survey nameNot available
 Forsuchungsstelle 1988
SampleNot available
Respondents N =886
Non Response?
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Taking all together, how satisfied are you with your life as a whole.....? 5 very satisfied 4 3 2 1 not at all satisfied Numbers presented in reversed order (very satisfied '1', not t all satisfied '5')
Author's labelLife-satisfaction
Finding used in
nation ranks

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Subject description
Communal facilities in housing estateH22ab03bQuality of housing estate
Housing conditionsH22ab03Quality of current dwelling