- 15+ aged, general public, 15 Industrialized Democracies, 2005-2009.
- Survey name:
- WVS: combined waves
- N = 10405
- Non Response:
- Interview: face-to-face
- Authors's label
- Our Classification
- Self-report on single question:
"All in all, how would you describe your state of health these days? Would you say it is very good, good, fair, poor, or very poor?" (healthier coded higher)
Observed Relation with Happiness
B controlled for:
-Size of the state
-Trust in others
Controlled for tax revenue as a measure of the size of the state, same results if controlled for government share of GDP, social wage, or social welfare expenditures.