Findings on happiness in Arora (2003): study US 2000

Publication
Author(s)Arora, R.
TitleHappiness and the Jobless Recovery.
SourceGallup Poll News Service, 17 June 2003, The Gallup Organization, Washington DC, USA
URLhttp://www.gallup.com/http://www.gallup.com/poll/8644/happiness-jobless-recovery.aspx
Investigation
Public18+aged, employed, USA, 2000-2003
 2000-2003
Survey nameNot available
SampleProbability simple random sample
Respondents N =1000
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: telephone (CATI)
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: In general, are you satisfied or dissatisfied with the way things are going in your own personal life? 1 dissatisfied 2 satisfied
ClassificationO-SLP-g-sq-v-2-b
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
UnemploymentE03ab01bdTrend happiness in employment categories
UnemploymentN04ab05Unemployment in nation, also classified as above ↑
work engagementW05acCurrent motivation to work