- 18+ aged, general public, 78 nations, 1991-2001
- N = 100000
- Non Response:
- Interview: face-to-face
- Authors's label
- Social Security
- Our Classification
- Social expenditures on pensions, health care, employement, injury, sickness, family, housing and social assistance benefits in cash and in kind,including administrative expenditure, expressed as GDP-percentage.
Observed Relation with Happiness
Remark: Inequality of happiness (SD) by social security expenditures: r = -.50, meaning that more social security goes with less inequality in happiness.