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Studies

D'Agostino et al. (2019): study BE 2013

Publication

Author(s):
D'Agostino, A.; Grilli, G.; Regoli, A.
Title:
The Determinants of Subjective Well-Being of Young Adults in Europe
Source:
Applied Research in Quality of Life, 2019, Vol. 14, 85 - 112

Investigation

Public:
Young adults,aged 18-34, Belgium, 2013
Survey name:
EU-SILC 2013
Sample:
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents:
N = 1945
Non Response:
Assessment:
Multiple asesment methods

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Self report on single question:

'All things considered, how satisfied or dissatisfied are you with your life as a whole these days? Choose a point on this scale, where point '0' signifies that you are not at all satisfied and point '10' that you are completely satisfied with the life you lead."
0   not at all satisfied
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10 completely satisfied
Classification:
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-cc
Author's label:
Life satisfaction
Page in publication:
90-91,108
Observed distribution
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
7.70 770.00
Full text:
Self report on 5 question

.. Emotional state .. (lead question not reported)
A Being very nervous
B Feeling down in the dumps
C Feeling calm and peaceful
D Feeling downhearted and depressed
E Being happy

5 all of the time
:
1 none of the time
(reverse coded in report)

Computation: (C+E)/2 - (A+B+D)/3
Classification:
A-AB-?-mq-v-5-c
Author's label:
Psychological Well Being
Page in publication:
91,108
Observed distribution
Summary Statistics
On original range -4 - 4 On range 0-10
Mean:
2.40