Findings on happiness in ~GESIS (2007): study DE East Germany 1991 /1

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
Public18+ aged, general public, East-Germany, Germany, 1991
 Former communist German Democratic Republic (DDR). Reunited with Germany in 1990
Collect period10
Survey nameDE-Lebenstil 1991
SampleProbability multi-stage random
Respondents N =526
Non Response0
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: On the whole how satisfied are you with the life you lead? 4 very satisfied 3 fairly satisfied 2 not very satisfied 1 not at all satisfied - Don't know
ClassificationO-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Mean2.886.17
Standard deviation0.561.56

Scores in1234
%1.219.070.49.4

Full textSelfreport on single question: How happy are you these days? Would you say you are….? 4 very happy 3 quite happy 2 not so happy 1 not happy
ClassificationO-HL-c-sq-v-4-e
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Mean2.94
Standard deviation0.58

Scores in1234
%1.515.769.912.8