Findings on happiness in Inglehart et al. (2008): study DE East Germany 2006

Publication
Author(s)Inglehart, R.; Foa, R.; Peterson, C.
TitleDevelopment, Freedom, and Rising Happiness.
SourcePerspectives on Psychological Science, 2008, Vol. 3, 264 - 285
Investigation
Public18+ aged, general public,East-Germany, Germany, 2006
Survey nameWorldValuesSurvey 5
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents N =1076
Non Response0
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Taking all things together, would you say you are.....? 4 very happy 3 quite happy 2 not very happy 1 not at all happy.
ClassificationO-HL-u-sq-v-4-a
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Mean2.966.83
Standard deviation0.661.90

Scores in1234
%2.117.261.317.6