Findings on happiness in Blom (1989): study NL 1947

Publication
Author(s)Blom, J.C.
TitleCrisis, Bezetting en Herstel. Tien Studies over Nederland 1930 - 1950. (The Depression of the 30's, German Occupation 1940 - 1945 and Post-War Reconstruction. Ten Essays about the Netherlands 1930 - 1950).
SourceNijgh & Van Ditmar, 1989, Netherlands
Investigation
Public18+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1947
Collect period9/4
Survey nameNL-NIPO
SampleProbability multi-stage random
Respondents N =1000
Non Response0
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Are you happy with your life? 2 yes 1 no - don't know
ClassificationO-HL-u-sq-v-2-a
Page in publication200
DKNA %24.0
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 2On range 0 - 10
Mean1.868.55
Standard deviation0.353.52

Scores in12
%14.585.5