Findings on happiness in ~Centers for Disease Control (2010): study US Orange County, Vermont 2005

Publication
Author(s)~Centers for Disease Control,
TitleBehavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System. Survey Data. 2005 - 2010.
SourceCenters for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services, 2010, USA
URLhttp://www.cdc.gov/brfss/
Investigation
Public18+ aged, general public, Orange County, Vermont, USA 1995-2005
 1995-2005
Survey nameUS-BRFSS combined waves
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
WeightingY
Respondents N =2138
Non Response0
AssesmentInterview: telephone (CATI)
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question In general, how satisfied are you with your life? 1 very dissatisfied 2 dissatisfied 3 satisfied 4 very satisfied
ClassificationO-SLu-g-sq-v-4-e
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Mean3.42
Standard deviation0.58