Findings on happiness in Moller et al. (1987): study ZA 1983

Publication
Author(s)Moller, V.; DuToit, S.H.; Schlemmer, L.
TitleQuality of Life in South Africa: Measurement and Analysis.
SourceHuman Sciences Research Council Publishers, 1987, Pretoria, South Africa
URLHTTP://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl/hap_bib/freetexts/moller_v_1987.pdf
Investigation
Public16+ aged, general public, South Africa, 1983
Survey nameSA QOL 1983
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
WeightingN
Respondents N =5587
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Taking all together, would you say you are: 5 very happy 4 fairly happy 3 neither happy not unhappy 2 fairly unhappy 1 very unhappy
ClassificationO-HL-c-sq-v-5-g
DKNA %0.9
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean3.505.80
Standard deviation1.262.53

Scores in12345
%12.113.34.153.317.2