Findings on happiness in ~Gallup (0): study CN 1997

Publication
Author(s)~Gallup,
TitleGallup Homepage.
SourceGallup Organization, New York, USA
URLhttp://www.gallup.com
Investigation
PublicAdults, age range not reported, general public, China, 1997
Survey nameGallup poll
SampleProbability simple random sample
WeightingY
Respondents N =3700
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
General remarksLet op: Vragenlijst maakte gebruik van tienpuntsschaal. Indicator zou O-BW/c/sq/l/10/a moeten zijn.
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Here is a picture of a ladder. Suppose we say that the top of the ladder represents the best possible life for you and the bottom represents the worst possible life for you. Where on the ladder do you feel you personally stand at the present time? [ 10 ] best possible life [ 9 ] [ 8 ] [ 7 ] [ 6 ] [ 5 ] [ 4 ] [ 3 ] [ 2 ] [ 1 ] [ 0 ] worst possible life Preceded by 1) open questions about what the respondent imagines as the best possible life and the worst possible life. 2) ratings on the ladder of one's life five years ago and where on the ladder one expects to stand five years from now. Name: Cantril's self anchoring ladder rating of life (original)
ClassificationC-BW-c-sq-l-11-a
RemarksLet op: Vragenlijst maakte gebruik van tienpuntsschaal. Indicator zou O-BW/c/sq/l/10/a moeten zijn.
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 0 - 10On range 0 - 10
Mean5.095.09
Standard deviation