Findings on happiness in DeJonge & Wingen (2011): study NL 1977

Publication
Author(s)DeJonge, T.; Wingen, M.
TitleNotes of Statistics Netherlands on Happiness and Satisfaction with Life Data.
SourceStatistics netherlands, personal communication, November 2011
URLhttps://worlddatabaseofhappiness-archive.eur.nl/hap_bib/freetexts/dejonge_t_2011a.pdf
Investigation
Public18+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1977
Survey nameNL-LSS 1977
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
WeightingY
Respondents N =3983
Non Response0
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
General remarksJoint survey Statistics Netherlands/CBS and Netherlands Institute for Social Research/SCP
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
Page in publication1
RemarksJoint survey Statistics Netherlands/CBS and Netherlands Institute for Social Research/SCP
DKNA %0.2
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean4.017.34
Standard deviation0.691.37

Scores in12345
%0.32.514.461.621.1

Full textSelfreport on single question: How satisfied are you with the life you currently lead? 5 extraordinary satisfied 4 very satisfied 3 satisfied 2 fairly satisfied 1 not very satisfied
ClassificationO-SLL-c-sq-v-5-d
Page in publication2
DKNA %0.7
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean3.156.50
Standard deviation1.001.70

Scores in12345
%7.013.745.125.78.5