Findings on happiness in ~GESIS (2007): study DE East Germany 1990

Publication
Author(s)~GESIS,
TitleLebenszufriedenheit. Ein Auszug aus dem Datenbestand des GESIS-Archivs. (Life Satisfaction. Abstract from the GESIS Database).
SourceSelection of Surveysstudies on Happiness in Germany made on Request, November 2007
URLHTTP://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl/hap_bib/freetexts/~Gesis_2007.pdf
Investigation
PublicAdullts, general public,urban areas, Germany, 1990
Survey nameDE-Leben in der DDR
SampleNon-probability chunk sample
Respondents N =1506
Non Response0
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
General remarksOnly Potsdam, Schwerin and Leipzig
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question Now taking everything into account, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life these days? 5 very satisfied 4 satisfied 3 neither satisfied nor dissatisfied 2 dissatisfied 1 very dissatisfied - don't know - no answers Numerical scale reversed
ClassificationO-SLW-c-sq-v-5-na
RemarksOnly Potsdam, Schwerin and Leipzig
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean3.125.70
Standard deviation0.782.10

Scores in12345
%3.114.351.329.51.7