Findings on happiness in Noll & Zapf (1991): study DE East Germany 1993

Publication
Author(s)Noll, H.H.; Zapf, W.
TitleWohlfahrtssurvey 'Ost' 1990, Machinenlesbares Codebuch (Welfare survey 'East' 1990, code book)
SourceZentral Archiv fur Empirische Sozialforschung
Investigation
Public18+ aged, general public, East-Germany, Germany, 1993
 Former communist German Democratic Republic (DDR). Reunited with Germany in 1990
Survey nameDE-WohlfahrtsSurvey 5
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
WeightingY
Respondents N =1016
Non Response36,6
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Do you feel your life at present is.....? 4 very happy 3 quite happy 2 quite unhappy 1 very unhappy
ClassificationO-HL-c-sq-v-4-a
Page in publication18-9-200
DKNA %0.2
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Mean2.996.67
Standard deviation0.512.26

Scores in1234
%0.512.175.911.9