Findings on happiness in Eriksson et al. (2007): study DE 1995

Author(s)Eriksson, L.; Goodin, R.E.; Rice, J.M.
TitleTemporal Aspects of Life Satisfaction.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2007, Vol. 80, 511 - 533
Public16+ aged, general public, Germany, 1995
Survey nameNot available
 The German Socio-Economic Panel (GSOEP)
SampleProbability multi-stage cluster sample
Respondents N =13919
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: On a scale from 0 to 10, where would you put your current happiness? 0 completely unhappy 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 completely happy
Author's labelLife satisfaction
Page in publication517
Finding used in
nation ranks

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Subject description
Discretionary timeL03abCurrent leisure time
Discretionary timeT01adCurrent time-usage, also classified as above ↑
Household incomeI01ab03Household income
Spare timeL03abCurrent leisure time
Wage rateI01ab01Personal income