Findings on happiness in Guardiola et al. (2013): study MX Yucatán 2008

Author(s)Guardiola, J.; Gonzalez-Gomez, F.; Grajales, A.L.
TitleThe Influence of Water Access in Subjective Well-Being: Some Evidence in Yucatan, Mexico
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2013, Vol. 110, 207 - 218
DOIDOI: 10.1007/s11205-011-9925-3
Public373 heads of household, town in rural area, Mexico, Yucatan, 2008
Collect periodNovember
Last collect periodDecember
Survey nameUnnamed study
SampleNon-probability purposive sample
Respondents N =373
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
 Assumed by happiness group.
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: In general terms, how happy do you feel with your life? 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Scale labels not reported
Author's labelSubjective well-being
Page in publication5
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 0 - 10On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation1.64

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Subject description
Satisfaction with communityL17ac01Attitude to community
Satisfaction with healthH14af04Satisfaction with health
Satisfaction with houseH22ae02Satisfaction with housing
Satisfaction with leisureL03ad03Satisfaction with leisure
Satisfaction with moneyI01af05bSatisfaction with financial situation
Satisfaction with nurtureN15ac02Satisfaction with one's nutrition
Satisfaction with waterL12ac02aSatisfaction with local facilities
Satisfaction with workW05ad01Satisfaction with work-as-a-whole
Summed determinantsL04ad02Satisfaction with multiple domains of life