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Correlational findings

Study Samanni & Holmberg (2010): study ZZ 1999

Public:
18+ aged, general public, in 90 nations, 1999-2008
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 100000
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's Label
Government impartiality
Our Classification
Remarks
Source: expert judgements for about 50 nations collected by the Quality of Government Institute in Gothenburg (Teorell 2000)
Distribution
Not reported.
Related specification variables
Operationalization
Expert judgements. Selection of experts and judgement-procedure not reported.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-u-sq-v-4-b = AVERAGE Happiness by Government Impartiality in nations O-HL-u-sq-v-4-b r = +.66 All Nations (N=50) O-HL-u-sq-v-4-b r = +.64 OECD-nations (N=30) O-HL-u-sq-v-4-b r = +.10 Non-OECD-nations (N=20) O-HL-u-sq-v-4-b = O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a r = +.70 All nations (N=50) O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a r = +.57 OECD-nations (N=30) O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a r = +.39 Non-OECD-nations (N=20)