Findings on happiness in Tambyah & Tan (2014a): study MY 2004

Publication
Author(s)Tambyah, S.K.; Tan, S.J.
TitleSubjective Well-Being in ASEAN
SourceMichalos, A.C. (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Wellbeing and Quality of Life Research, 2014, Springer, New York
Investigation
PublicWorking aged (20-69), Malaysia, 2004
Last assesment2007
Survey nameAsiaBarometer 2004
SampleProbability multi-stage random
WeightingN
Respondents N =800
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: All things considered, would you say you are happy these days? 5 very happy 4 quite happy 3 neither happy nor unhappy 2 not too unhappy 1 very unhappy
ClassificationO-HL-c-sq-v-5-p
Author's labelLevel of happiness
Page in publication6444
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean4.097.36
Standard deviation0.701.53

Scores in12345
%0.13.59.661.625.6

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
Trend averagre happiness 2004 to 2007E03ab01baTrend happiness in age groups