Findings on happiness in ~GESIS (2007): study XZ Germany West 1968

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
PublicParents of students, Germany-West (former), 1968
Collect period1967
 Stratified random sample of parents of students, who were leaving secondary school in Baden- Württemberg
Survey nameElternaus und Bildung
SampleNon-probability purposive sample
Respondents N =1729
Non Response0
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
General remarksZA-Studiennummer 0893, pag.118; Public: Parents of Students of 5th class of the Gymnasium
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Taking alltogether, my life did not go very well up to now. Life could have been more kind to me 1 no 2 yes - DK/NA
ClassificationO-HV-h-sq-v-2-a
RemarksZA-Studiennummer 0893, pag.118; Public: Parents of Students of 5th class of the Gymnasium
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 2On range 0 - 10
Mean1.25
Standard deviation0.43

Scores in12
%71.123.9