Findings on happiness in Weick (1994b): study DE 1993 /1

Author(s)Weick, S.
TitleGesundheit. (Health).
SourceStatistisches Bundesamt;Eds.: "Datenreport 1994", Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung, 1994, Germany, 464 - 469
Public18+ aged, general public, Germany, 1993
Survey nameDE-Wohlfahrtssurvey 6
 Wohlfahrts Survey 1993
SampleProbability sample (unspecified)
Respondents N =3062
Non Response36,6
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question; What do you think, how satisfied are you at this moment- all in all - with your life ?' 'If for instance you are totally satisfied with your life, please mark a '10'.If you are totally unsatisfied with your life, mark a '0'.If you are not completely unsatisfied nor totally satisfied range yourself somewhere between '1' and '9" 10 completely satisfied 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0 completely dissatisfied
Author's labelGesundheitszustand, algemeines Wohlbefin
Page in publication469
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 0 - 10On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation

Correlational findings

Author's label Our subject description
health conditionshow  Chronic illness