Findings on happiness in Christoph (2008): study DE East Germany 2006

Publication
Author(s)Christoph, B.
TitleSubjektives Wohlbefinden und Wertorientierungen. (Subjective Well-Being and Orientation on Values).
SourceStatistischen Bundesamt: ED.: "Datenreport 2008", 2008, Bonn, Germany, 403 - 411.
URLhttp://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl/hap_bib/freetexts/christoph_b_2008.pdf
Investigation
Public16+ aged, general public, East-Germany, Germany, 2006
 Former communist German Democratic Republic (DDR). Reunited with Germany in 1990
Survey nameDE-SOEP 2006
SampleProbability multi-stage random
WeightingN
Respondents N =0
Non Response0
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Taking all things together, how satisfied are you with your life these days? Please answer with the help of this scale. For instance, when you are totally satisfied with your life, please tick '10'. When you are totally unsatisfied with your life, please tick '0'. You may use all values in between to indicate that you are neither totally satisfied nor totally unsatisfied." 10 totally satisfied 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 0 totally unsatisfied
ClassificationO-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d
Page in publicationAbb. 1
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 0 - 10On range 0 - 10
Mean6.306.30
Standard deviation