Findings on happiness in Hill (2004): study CA 1990

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, 1990
Collect period1-3
Survey nameCA-GSS 5: 1990
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
WeightingY
Respondents N =13495
Non Response24,2
AssesmentInterview: telephone (CATI)
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
DKNA %1.4
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Mean3.497.68
Standard deviation0.601.85

Scores in1234
%0.73.441.153.3