Findings on happiness in Bericat (2016): study ZZ Europe 2006 /1

Publication
Author(s)Bericat, E.
TitleThe Subjective Well-Being of Working Women in Europe.
SourceConnerly, M.L. and Wu, J.;Ed.:"Handbook on Well-Being of Working Women", International Handbook of Quality-of-Life, Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht, 2016, Netherlands, 633 - 650
DOIdoi: 10.1007/978-94-017-9897-6_35
Investigation
Public15-65 aged general public, 25 European nations, 2006
Survey nameEU-ESS 3: 2006-07
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents N =43000
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on two questions: Please tell me how often you have felt this way during the past week...? A: I was happy B: I enjoyed life 1 rarely or none of the time (less than one day) 2 some or a little of the time 3 occasionally or a moderate amount of time 4 most or all of the time (5-7 days) Items in CES-D (Center for Epidemiologic Studies of Depression) Scale Summation: A+B
ClassificationM-TH-cw-mq-v-4-a
Author's labelsituation
Page in publication636
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Full textSelfreport on single question: Please tell me how often you have felt this way during the past week...? I enjoyed life... 1 rarely or none of the time 2 some or a little of the time 3 occasionally or a moderate amount of time 4 most of the time Item in CES-D (Center for Epidemiologic Studies of Depression) Scale. Score reversed.
ClassificationM-TH-cw-sq-v-4-ba
Author's labelenjoyed life
Page in publication634
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Mean2.93
Standard deviation0.81

Scores in1234
%4.025.045.325.7

Full textSelfreport on single questions: "Please tell me how often you have felt this way during the past week...?" I was happy 1 rarely or none of the time 2 some or a little of the time 3 occasionally or a moderate amount of time 4 most of the time Item in CES-D (Center for Epidemiologic Studies of Depression) Scale
ClassificationM-TH-cw-sq-v-4-aa
Author's labelwere happy
Page in publication634
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Mean2.94
Standard deviation0.78

Scores in1234
%3.323.748.624.3

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
Definite contract (vs temporary)E02ae04Tenure (vs flex contracts)
Employee and employerE02abCurrent employment status
Employee and employerO01ab02bEntrepreneur, also classified as above ↑
Employee and employerE02ae03Self employed, also classified as above ↑
EmploymentE02ab03bLooking for work
EmploymentE02ab03Unemployed involuntary, also classified as above ↑
GenderG01aaSex (male vs female)
HomemakerE02ab01Full-time home maker
OccupationE02abCurrent employment status
OccupationR12abCurrent status: retired or not, also classified as above ↑
OccupationS01ac01aInvolved in schooling or not, also classified as above ↑
OccupationE02ab02Unfit for work, also classified as above ↑
Perceived risk of unemploymentE02ag03Perceived chances for employment
Working (or not)E02abCurrent employment status
Working (or not)O01ab01In working-force or not, also classified as above ↑