Findings on happiness in Hall (1973): study GB 1971

Author(s)Hall, J.
TitleMeasuring the Quality of Life Using Sample Surveys.
SourceStöber, J.;et al;Eds..: "Technology Assessment and the Quality of Life", Elsevier, 1973, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 93 - 102
PublicAdults, general public, Great Britain, 1971
Collect period10-11
Survey nameNot available
SampleNot available
 Non-probability quota sample.
Respondents N =593
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: "How satisfied are you with your life-as-a-whole these days.....?" 7 completely satisfied 6 5 4 3 2 1 completely dissatisfied
Author's labelSatisfaction with life as a whole.
Finding used in
nation ranks

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Subject description
Satisfaction with comfort from religionR12af03Satisfaction with religion
Satisfaction with districtL16ac01Attitude to region
Satisfaction with educationE01ad04Satisfaction with education
Satisfaction with family lifeF03ac02Satisfaction with family-life
Satisfaction with healthH14af04Satisfaction with health
Satisfaction with houseH22ae02Satisfaction with housing
Satisfaction with jobW05ad01Satisfaction with work-as-a-whole
Satisfaction with level of democracyP09ag03Attitudes to democracy
Satisfaction with marriageM03ac03Satisfaction with marriage
Satisfaction with spare timeL03ad03Satisfaction with leisure
Satisfaction with standard of livingI01af05eSatisfaction with standard of living