Findings on happiness in Noelle-Neumann (1980a): study XZ Germany West 1979

Publication
Author(s)Noelle-Neumann, E.
TitleHappiness and Games of Chance.
SourcePaper Institut für Demoskopie, 1980, Allensbach, Germany
URLHTTP://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl/hap_bib/freetexts/noelle-neumann_e_1980.pdf
Investigation
PublicAdults, general public, West Germany, 1979
 West-Germany was a separate nation before 1990 and became a region in reunited Germany after 1990
Collect periodspring
Survey nameNot available
SampleSampling not reported
Respondents N =0
 N not reported
Non Responsenot reported
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textInterviewer-rating of cheerfulness: Altogether the respondent looks..... 2 quite cheerfull 1 not too cheerful - difficult to say Part of the 8 item Allensbacher Ausdrücktest which also involves ratings of cheerful appearance in: look, mouth, posture, movements, eyes, elbows and lips. This general rating is the last item in the test.
ClassificationA-CA-mh-ri-v-2-b
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
attitude to interviewI06adRespondents attitudes to interview
identificationP05axEmpathic
identificationA03ab04Intensity of affects, also classified as above ↑
producing associationsC12ab01Test-creativeness
producing associationsI03ac07Verbal ability, also classified as above ↑
recollectionI03ac03Memory