Findings on happiness in Hellevik (2009): study NO 2005

Publication
Author(s)Hellevik, O.
TitleEffects of Social Change on Happiness: the Case of Norway 1985-2007.
SourcePresentation at 11th European Congress of Psychology, Oslo, Norway,7-10 July 2009.
Investigation
Public15+ aged, general public, Norway, 2005
Survey nameNO-Norwegian Monitor
SampleProbability simple random sample
Respondents N =3500
Non Response0
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question Would you on the whole describe yourself as 4 very happy 3 quite happy 2 not particularly happy 1 not at all happy
ClassificationO-HP-g-sq-v-4-a
Page in publication1
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Mean3.116.98
Standard deviation0.601.57

Scores in1234
%1.010.066.023.0