Findings on happiness in Bjornskov (2007): study ZZ 2004

Author(s)Bjornskov, C.
TitleThe Relation between Inequality and Happiness. Do Subjective Perceptions Matter?
SourcePaper, Aarhus School of Business, 2007, Denmark
Public18+ aged, general public, 60 nations, 1999-2004
 Names of nations not reported.
Survey nameNot available
 World Values Survey, waves 3 and 4
SampleMixed samples
 Non-probability sample of nations, probability samples within nations.
Respondents N =71000
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: All things considered, how satisfied are you with your life as-a-whole these days? 1 dissatisfied 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 satisfied
Author's labelHappiness
Page in publication3
Finding used in
nation ranks

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Subject description
Acceptance of income inequalityN14ab06acAttitudes to social inequality
Income inequalityN14ab01dIncome inequality