Findings on happiness in Sharpe et al. (2010): study CA Northeast, Alberta 2007

Author(s)Sharpe, A.; Ghanghro, A.; Johnson, B.L.; Kidwai, A.
TitleDoes Money Matter? Determining the Happiness of Canadians.
SourcePaper, Center for The Study of Living Standards, 2010, Ottewa, Canada.
Public12+ aged, general public, Northeast, Alberta region, Canada, 2007
Survey nameCN-CCHS 2007 2008
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents N =400
Non Response0
AssesmentInterview: telephone (CATI)
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Talking all together, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life in general? 1 very dissatisfied 2 dissatisfied 3 about as dissatisfied as satisfied 4 satisfied 5 very satisfied
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation