Findings on happiness in Hill (2004): study CA 1986

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, 1986
Collect period10-11
Survey nameCA-GSS 2: 1986
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
WeightingY
Respondents N =16390
Non Response21,1
AssesmentInterview: telephone (CATI)
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question Presently, would you describe yourself as 4 very happy 3 somewhat happy 2 somewhat unhappy 1 very unhappy - no opinion
ClassificationO-HP-c-sq-v-4-a
DKNA %1.8
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Mean3.467.57
Standard deviation0.621.89

Scores in1234
%0.94.042.850.6