Findings on happiness in Hill (2004): study CA 1985

Publication
Author(s)Hill, R.
TitleHappiness in Canada since World War ll.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2004, Vol. 65, 109 - 123
Investigation
Public15+ aged, general public, Canada, 1985
Collect period10-11
Survey nameCA-GSS 1:1985
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
WeightingY
Respondents N =10859
Non Response16,6
AssesmentInterview: telephone (CATI)
General remarksPersons aged 15 to 64 were interviewed by telephone and persons aged 65+ were interviewed in person
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question Would you describe yourself as 4 very happy 3 somewhat happy 2 somewhat unhappy 1 very unhappy - no opinion
ClassificationO-HP-g-sq-v-4-b
RemarksPersons aged 15 to 64 were interviewed by telephone and persons aged 65+ were interviewed in person
DKNA %0.7
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Mean3.457.54
Standard deviation0.601.85

Scores in1234
%0.64.045.149.6