Findings on happiness in Schmeets (2001a): study NL 1998

Publication
Author(s)Schmeets, H.
TitleZijn Internetters Eenzaam? (Are Internet Users Lonely?)
SourceIndex, 2001, March, 30 - 32
URLhttps://worlddatabaseofhappiness-archive.eur.nl/hap_bib/freetexts/schmeets_h_2001B.pdf
Investigation
Public15+ aged, general public, The Netherlands, 1998-2000
Collect period1-12
Last assesment2000
Last collect period1-6
 1998 01-12, 1999 01-12, 2000 01-06
Survey nameNot available
 CBS, Permanent Onderzoek Leefsituatie (POLS)
SampleProbability multi-stage cluster sample
Respondents N =19000
Non Response?
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
 Structured interview
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question To what extent do you consider yourself a happy person....? 5 very happy 4 happy 3 neither happy nor unhappy 2 not very happy 1 unhappy
ClassificationO-HP-u-sq-v-5-a
Author's labelhappiness
Page in publication30 (1/2)
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Correlational findings

Author's label Our subject description
internet available at homeshow  Internet at home