Findings on happiness in Tambyah & Tan (2014a): study SG 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), Singapore, 2004.
Last assesment2006
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 labelLevels of happiness
Page in publication6444
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean4.027.21
Standard deviation0.851.85

Scores in12345
%1.44.513.153.127.9

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
Trend in average happiness 2004 to 2006E03ab01baTrend happiness in age groups