Findings on happiness in Sander (2011): study US 2000

Publication
Author(s)Sander, W.
TitleLocation and Happiness in the United States.
SourceEconomics Letters, 2011, Vol. 112, 277 - 279
DOIdoi:10.1016/j.econlet.2011.05.015
Investigation
Public25+ aged general public, United States, 2000-2008
Last assesment2008
Survey nameCN-GSS 2003
 2000-2008
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
 Pooled bi-annual samples
Respondents N =8500
 Exact sample size not reported.
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Taken all together, how would you say things are these days? Would you say that you are....? 3 very happy 2 pretty happy 1 not too happy
ClassificationO-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa
Author's labelHappiness
Page in publication278
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
LocationL13ab02Community size