World Database of Happiness, collection Happiness in Nations

Distributional findings on happines in Multiple nations: Latin America



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-g-sq-v-3-d19752.040.786.732.04
O-HL-g-sq-v-3-d19762.040.785.203.90
Average2.040.785.972.97

 

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-b19972.351.026.812.01
O-SLu-g-sq-v-4-b20002.371.046.822.02
O-SLW-g-sq-v-4-a2004       
Average2.361.036.822.02

 

Measure type: 122G   11-step numeral LifeSatisfaction

All things considered, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life as-a-whole these days?
10 very satisfied
.
.
0 not satisfied
Details Measure code Year On original range
0 - 10
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
O-SLW-c-sq-m-11-a19756.812.276.812.27
O-SLW-c-sq-m-11-a19766.812.276.812.27
Average6.812.276.812.27

 

Measure type: 31D   11-step numeral Best-Worst possible Life

Suppose the top of the ladder represents the best possible life for you and the bottom of the ladder the worst possible life. Where on this ladder do you feel you personally stand at the present time?
- 10
- .
- .
- 0
Details Measure code Year On original range
0 - 10
On range
0 - 10
Mean SD Mean SD
C-BW-c-sq-m-11-a19756.002.256.002.25
C-BW-c-sq-m-11-a19766.002.256.002.25
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c19976.951.606.951.60
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-c20116.352.346.352.34
Average6.332.116.332.11

 

Cite as: R. Veenhoven, Distributional findings on Happiness in Multiple nations (ZZ), region Latin America, World Database of Happiness, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands.
Viewed on 2019-11-15 at worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl .