Findings on happiness in Inglehart et al. (2008): study NZ 2004

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, New Zealand, 2004
Survey nameWorldValuesSurvey 5
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents N =954
Non Response0
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: All things considered, how satisfied are you with your life as-a-whole these days? 1 dissatisfied 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 satisfied
ClassificationO-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 10On range 0 - 10
Mean7.897.65
Standard deviation1.872.07

Scores in12345678910
%0.80.91.72.25.47.216.124.219.622.0