Findings on happiness in ~OECD (2019): study ZZ EU 25 2013

TitleHow’s Life in the Digital Age? Opportunities and Risks of the Digital Transformation for People's Well-being.
SourceOECD Publishing, Paris, France
Public15+ aged, general public, Europe, 2013
Survey nameEU SILC 2013
SampleProbability multi-stage random
Respondents N =82000
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Overall how satisfied are you with your life nowadays? 0 not at all 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 completely
Author's labelLife satisfaction
Page in publication93
Finding used in
nation ranks

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Subject description
Age and age squaredA04abCurrent age (in years)
Education levelE01ab02Level of school-education
Employment statusE02abCurrent employment status
Employment statusR14abCurrent status: retired or not, also classified as above ↑
Employment statusE02ab03Unemployed involuntary, also classified as above ↑
Financial satisfactionI01af05bSatisfaction with financial situation
GenderG01aaSex (male vs female)
Log incomeI01ab01Personal income
Marital statusM02aaMarried state (compared to non-married states)
Personal internet accessI04ab02Access to internet
Share of internet access in populationN02ab03aInternet connections in nation
Summed determinantsS15ab02Socio-demographic + environmental factors