World Database of Happiness , collection Happiness in Nations

Distributional findings on happines in Israel (IL)

Measure type: 111C   4-step verbal Happiness

Taking all things together, would you say you are?:
- very happy
- quite happy
- not very happy
- not at all happy
very = 4 ......not at all = 1
Details Measure code Year On original range
1 - 4
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
O-HL-c-sq-v-4-f19912.880.776.162.13
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a20013.020.796.912.22
Average2.950.786.532.17

 

Measure type: 111F   7-step verbal Happiness

Considering your life as a whole, would you describe it as
- very unhappy
- unhappy
- mixed
- happy
- very happy
very happy = 7 .... very unhappy = 1
Details Measure code Year On original range
1 - 7
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
O-HL-g-sq-v-7-a20025.321.107.382.05
Average5.321.107.382.05

 

Measure type: 112G   11-step numeral Happiness

Generally speaking, how happy do you feel?
10 extremely happy
.
.
0 extremely unhappy
Details Measure code Year On original range
0 - 10
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
O-HL-u-sq-n-11-a20027.292.107.292.10
O-HL-u-sq-n-11-a20087.592.017.592.01
O-HL-u-sq-n-11-a20107.652.017.652.01
O-HL-u-sq-n-11-a20127.851.847.851.84
Average7.591.997.591.99

 

Measure type: 121C   4-step verbal LifeSatisfaction

How satisfied are you with the life you lead?
- very satisfied
- fairly satisfied
- not very satisfied
- not at all satisfied
very = 4 ....... not at all = 1
Details Measure code Year On original range
1 - 4
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-f20023.070.737.822.14
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-f20033.060.767.772.22
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-f20043.060.767.762.24
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-f20053.050.767.772.22
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-f20063.080.757.842.16
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-f20073.120.727.952.04
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-f20083.130.718.021.98
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-f20093.150.718.041.96
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-f20103.220.708.191.84
Average3.100.737.912.09

 

Measure type: 122F   10-step numeral LifeSatisfaction

All things considered, how satisfied are you with your life as-a-whole now?
10 satisfied
.
. .
1 dissatisfied
Details Measure code Year On original range
1 - 10
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a20017.022.186.692.42
Average7.022.186.692.42

 

Measure type: 122G   11-step numeral LifeSatisfaction

All things considered, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life as-a-whole these days?
10 very satisfied
.
.
0 not satisfied
Details Measure code Year On original range
0 - 10
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-cd20026.612.606.612.60
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-a20077.081.977.081.97
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-cd20087.452.167.452.16
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-cd20107.492.147.492.14
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-cd20127.522.127.522.12
Average7.232.207.232.20

 

Measure type: 235   More days like yesterday

Do you want more days like yesterday?
- yes
- no
% yes
Details Measure code Year On original range
0 - 100
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
A-AOL-yd-sq-v-2-a200764.00     
Average64.00     

 

Measure type: 236   14-item Yesterday's Affect Balance

Did you feel yesterday.. (yes/no)?
- well rested
- worried
- proud
- depressed
- ...etc
Computation: % positive affect minus % negative affect
Details Measure code Year On original range
-100 - 100
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-b200734.00     
A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-b200831.00     
Average32.50     

 

Measure type: 237   11 item Yesterday's Affect Balance

Did you feel yesterday.. (yes/no)?
- well rested
- worried
- proud
- depressed
- ...etc
Computation: % positive affect minus % negative affect
Details Measure code Year On original range
-100 - 100
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
A-AB-yd-mq-v-2-o201234.13     
Average34.13     

 

Measure type: 31B   9-step numeral Best-Worst possible life

Here you have a ladder of nine rungs representing different conditions of life in which a person may possibly be. The top of the ladder '9' represents the best possible condition one may think of, and the bottom '1' represents the worst possible condition. On which rung do you think you stand at present with regard to your personal condition?
- 9 best possible
- . .
- . .
- 1 worst possible
Details Measure code Year On original range
1 - 9
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
C-BW-c-sq-l-9-a19826.45     
C-BW-c-sq-l-9-a19826.95     
C-BW-c-sq-l-9-a19836.46     
C-BW-c-sq-l-9-a19846.24     
C-BW-c-sq-l-9-a19846.00     
Average6.42     

 

Measure type: 31D   11-step numeral Best-Worst possible Life

Suppose the top of the ladder represents the best possible life for you and the bottom of the ladder the worst possible life. Where on this ladder do you feel you personally stand at the present time?
- 10
- .
- .
- 0
Details Measure code Year On original range
0 - 10
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-a19615.322.255.322.25
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c20067.161.857.161.85
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c20076.80  6.80 
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c20077.091.847.091.84
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c20117.40  7.40 
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c20127.10     
Average6.811.986.751.98

 

Cite as: R. Veenhoven, Distributional findings on Happiness in Israel (IL), World Database of Happiness, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
Viewed on 2014-07-23 at http://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl .