Findings on happiness in Boelhouwer (2014): study NL 2012 /1

Publication
Author(s)Boelhouwer, J.
TitleKwaliteit van Leven: Leefsituatie en Geluk. (Quality of Life: State of Living and Happiness).
SourceBijl, R.;Boelhouwer, J.;et al: Eds.: ''De Sociale Staat van Nederland. 2014'', Social Cultural Planning Office, 2014, The Hague, Netherlands, 279 - 304
Investigation
Public12+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2012
Collect periodcontinuous
Survey nameNL-SLI 2012
SampleProbability multi-stage random
WeightingY
Respondents N =1000
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
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
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean3.977.03
Standard deviation0.621.22

Scores in12345
%0.03.012.070.015.0