World Database of Happiness, collection Happiness in Nations

Distributional findings on happines in United States of America, region: Illinois



Measure type: 111B   3-step verbal Happiness

In general, how happy would you say you are?:
- very happy
- fairly happy
- not very happy
very = 3...not very = 1
Details Measure code Year On original range
1 - 3
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa1962       
O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa19622.070.646.881.65
O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa19902.180.647.171.67
Average2.130.647.031.66

 

Measure type: 121C   4-step verbal LifeSatisfaction

How satisfied are you with the life you lead?
- very satisfied
- fairly satisfied
- not very satisfied
- not at all satisfied
very = 4 ....... not at all = 1
Details Measure code Year On original range
1 - 4
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
O-SLu-g-sq-v-4-e20053.390.648.531.52
Average3.390.648.531.52

 

Measure type: 121E   6-step verbal Lifesatisfaction

Overall, how satisfied are you with your life in general?
1 very dissatisfied
2 dissatisfied
3 somewhat dissatisfied
4 somewhat satisfied
5 satisfied
6 very satisfied
Details Measure code Year On original range
1 - 6
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
O-SLP-c-sq-v-6-a19904.071.456.132.91
Average4.071.456.132.91

 

Measure type: 222   10-item Affect Balance Scale (Bradburn)

During the past few weeks did you ever feel (yes/no)
- particularly excited or interested in something?
- so restless that you couldn't sit long in a chair?
- proud because someone complimented you on something you had done?
- very lonely or remote from other people?
- pleased about having accomplished something?
- bored?
- on top of the world?
- depressed?
- that things were going your way?
- upset because someone criticized you?
Details Measure code Year On original range
-15 - 12
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
A-BB-cw-mq-v-4-e1962       
Average       

 

Cite as: R. Veenhoven, Distributional findings on Happiness in United States of America (US), region Illinois, World Database of Happiness, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
Viewed on 2019-08-19 at worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl .