Findings on happiness in Boelhouwer (2014): study NL 2010

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
Public18+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 2010
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 'Taken all together, how satisfied are you with the life you currently lead? Please indicate on this scale. 10 means that you are completely satisfied and 1 means that you are completely dissatisfied.' 10 completely satisfied 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 completely dissatisfied
ClassificationO-SLL-c-sq-n-10-a
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 10On range 0 - 10
Mean7.807.56
Standard deviation