Findings on happiness in Köcher & Raffelhüschen (2011): study DE 2011

Author(s)Köcher, R.; Raffelhüschen, B.
TitleGlücksatlas Deutschland 2011. (Map of Happiness Germany 2011).
SourceDeutsche Post AG & Albrecht Knaus Verlag, 2011, Germany
PublicAdults, age range not reported, general public, Germany, 2011
Survey nameDE-Allensbacher Survey
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents N =1000
Non Response0
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Taking all things together, how satisfied are you with your life these days? Please answer with the help of this scale. For instance, when you are totally satisfied with your life, please tick '10'. When you are totally unsatisfied with your life, please tick '0'. You may use all values in between to indicate that you are neither totally satisfied nor totally unsatisfied." 10 totally satisfied 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0 totally unsatisfied
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 0 - 10On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation1.931.93

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