World Database of Happiness, collection Happiness in Nations

Distributional findings on happines in Multiple nations: EU 10

EU member states since 1981: Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxemburg, Netherlands, UK

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-ab19841.990.616.551.60
O-HL-c-sq-v-3-ab19862.010.616.601.59
O-HL-c-sq-v-3-ab19861.980.616.521.57
Average1.990.616.561.59

 

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-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19752.940.756.352.06
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19752.900.786.242.11
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19762.900.786.242.14
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19762.900.786.242.14
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19772.900.786.242.14
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19772.970.766.442.07
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19782.940.796.352.15
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19782.970.766.442.07
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19792.940.766.352.09
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19802.950.766.382.07
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19812.920.796.302.15
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19823.020.746.572.02
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19822.950.776.382.11
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19832.950.746.382.03
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19832.900.766.242.08
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19842.930.786.332.13
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19842.950.726.371.96
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19852.880.776.182.10
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19863.000.726.521.99
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19862.940.756.352.05
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19873.000.726.521.99
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19872.900.776.242.10
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19883.020.726.571.98
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19882.850.806.102.18
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19893.050.726.661.96
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19893.080.696.741.90
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19903.060.746.692.02
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19902.990.736.491.99
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19903.100.34   
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19913.080.706.741.93
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19913.030.736.602.00
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19922.990.766.492.07
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19923.010.766.552.07
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19932.990.756.492.06
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19932.990.736.492.00
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19942.990.736.492.00
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19943.000.716.521.95
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19972.930.756.722.15
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b19982.950.736.372.00
O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b20002.900.726.231.96
Average2.970.746.422.05

 

Measure type: 122F   10-step numeral LifeSatisfaction

All things considered, how satisfied are you with your life as-a-whole now?
10 satisfied
.
. .
1 dissatisfied
Details Measure code Year On original range
1 - 10
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa19817.102.126.78 
Average7.102.126.78 

 

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
-5 - 5
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a1981       
A-BB-cw-mq-v-2-a19811.17  6.17 
Average1.17  6.17 

 

Cite as: R. Veenhoven, Distributional findings on Happiness in Multiple nations (ZZ), region EU 10, World Database of Happiness, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
Viewed on 2019-11-12 at worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl .