Findings on happiness in Requena (1995): study ES 1993

Publication
Author(s)Requena, F.
TitleFriendship and Subjective Well-Being in Spain: A Cross-National Comparison with the United States.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 1995, Vol. 35, 271 - 288
DOIDOI: 10.1007/BF01079161
Investigation
Public18+ aged, general public, Spain, 1993
Collect period10
Survey nameCIRES Survey
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
WeightingN
Respondents N =1200
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Taking all together, how would you say things are these days - would you say you are..? 3 very happy 2 pretty happy 1 not too happy/not at all happy Question originally presented with four response options. Scores on the last two items were added
ClassificationO-HL-c-sq-v-3-gb
Page in publication275
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 3On range 0 - 10
Mean1.966.33
Standard deviation0.541.91

Scores in123
%16.670.712.6