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Studies

Blom (1989): study NL 1947

Publication

Author(s):
Blom, J.C.
Title:
Crisis, Bezetting en Herstel. Tien Studies over Nederland 1930 - 1950. (The Depression of the 30's, German Occupation 1940 - 1945 and Post-War Reconstruction. Ten Essays about the Netherlands 1930 - 1950).
Source:
Nijgh & Van Ditmar, 1989, Netherlands

Investigation

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Netherlands, 1947
Survey name:
NL-NIPO
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 1000
Non Response:
0
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Are you happy with your life?
2  yes
1  no
-   don't know
Classification:
O-HL-u-sq-v-2-a
Page in publication:
200
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 14.47%,   2: 85.53%   (total 100%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 2 On range 0-10
Mean:
1.86 8.55
SD:
0.35 3.52