Findings on happiness in Shershneva & Basabe (2012): study ZZ Europe 2006

Author(s)Shershneva, J.; Basabe, N.
TitleBienestar Subjectivo de Los Nativos e Immigrantes en Europa. Subjective Wellbeing of Natives and Migrantes in Europe.
SourceConference Paper, 2012, Vi Congreso - Migraciones Internationales en Espana - Bilbao 2012, Area 5, 1 - 26
PublicImmigrants, Europe, Multiple nations, 2006 - 2007
Last assesment2007
Survey nameEU-ESS 3: 2006
SampleProbability multi-stage random
Respondents N =1368
Non Responsenot reported
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: All things considered, how satisfied are you with your life as a whole nowadays? 0 extremely dissatisfied 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 extremely satisfied - don't know - no answer
Author's labelLife satisfaction
Page in publication2548
Finding used in
nation ranks

Full textSelf report on 15 items, 9 items positive affect and 6 items negative affect. Items not reported. Rating 1-4, text not reported
Author's labelPositive and negative affect
Page in publication2552
Error estimatesCronbach alpha: PA .75 and NA .83. Similar in natives and migrants.
Finding used in
nation ranks

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Subject description
Length of stayM07aa02Time since migration
Native/immigrantsM07aeDifference in happiness of migrants with people in host country