States of Nations
Correlational findings on happiness can be compared across nations. For this purpose you
can use the data file 'States of Nations', which is part of this 'World Database of
Happiness'. States of Nations covers all the nations in which average happiness has been
assessed by means of general population samples, currently 65 cases. It contains
information about various characteristics of these nations, such as it economic affluence,
political stability and demographic composition, which you can use when analyzing
difference in correlational findings in nations.
The variables (nation characteristics) in this file can be browsed on this site. The full
SPSS data file is free available on request.
Some of the correlational findings are already entered in the datafile. Under 'Correlates
of Happiness' you find how happiness relates to income, education and marital status in
different countries. You can add your own variables of interest to this file.
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