Findings on happiness in Eurobarometer (1986): study ZZ EU 12 1986

Publication
Author(s)Eurobarometer,
TitleEurobarometer Report Nr. 25.
SourceEuropean Commssion, 1986, Brussels, Belgium
URLhttp://ec.europa.eu/public_opinion/archives/eb/eb25/eb25_en.pdf
Investigation
Public15+ aged, general public, EU 12, 1986
Collect period3-4
Survey nameEU-Eurobarometer 25
SampleProbability multi-stage random
WeightingY
Respondents N =11831
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
General remarksResponse option 'really happy' was used in Belgium, France and The Netherlands, while in the other Eurobarometer surveys that option was phrased as 'very happy'
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Taking all things together, how would you say things are these days? Would you say you are...? 3 very happy 2 fairly happy 1 not too happy
ClassificationO-HL-c-sq-v-3-ab
Page in publicationA25
RemarksResponse option 'really happy' was used in Belgium, France and The Netherlands, while in the other Eurobarometer surveys that option was phrased as 'very happy'
DKNA %1.0
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 3On range 0 - 10
Mean2.016.60
Standard deviation0.611.59

Scores in123
%18.062.019.0

Full textSelfreport on single question: On the whole how satisfied are you with the life you lead? 4 very satisfied 3 fairly satisfied 2 not very satisfied 1 not at all satisfied - Don't know
ClassificationO-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b
Page in publicationA16
DKNA %1.0
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Mean3.006.44
Standard deviation0.752.06

Scores in1234
%5.015.058.022.0