Findings on happiness in ~ISJP (2000): study DE East Germany 1991

Publication
Author(s)~ISJP,
TitleInternational Social Justice Project, Datafile 1991
Sourcefile 1277 Steinmetz archive in the Netherlands
Investigation
Public18+ aged, general public, East-Germany, Germany, 1991
 Former communist German Democratic Republic (DDR). Reunited with Germany in 1990
Collect period4-6
Survey nameISJP 1991
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
WeightingY
Respondents N =1019
Non Response37,5
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question All things considered, how satisfied are you with your life as a whole? 1 completely dissatisfied 2 3 4 neutral 5 6 7 completely satisfied
ClassificationO-SLW-u-sq-n-7-b
DKNA %1.9
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 7On range 0 - 10
Mean5.096.81
Standard deviation1.362.26

Scores in1234567
%1.82.96.318.526.228.913.4