Findings on happiness in Leepin (1978): study ZZ 1974

Publication
Author(s)Leepin, P.
TitleLe Monde Entier Interviewé. (The Entire World Interviewed).
SourceLa Baloise, Groupe des Assurances, 1978, Bâle, Switzerland
Investigation
Public15+ aged, general public, 5 parts of the world, 1974-1976.
 Parts of the world included are: Western-Europe, North America, Australia, South America, Africa, Asia. Not included are Eastern-Europe, China and the Arab countries. Data: Gallup/Ketering World Survey
 1974-1976
Survey nameNot available
 Gallup/Ketting World Survey
SampleNot available
 Probability area sampling. Samples representative for parts of the world: not representative for countries.
Respondents N =8433
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
 Conducted by 35 Gallup bureaus in different countries.
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: In general, how happy would you say you are.....? 3 very happy 2 pretty happy 1 not very happy
ClassificationO-HL-g-sq-v-3-b
Author's labelHappy
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
Belief that life is interestingL04ac01jInteresting (vs boring)
Belief that life is interestingN11ab15Modal interest in life, also classified as above ↑