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Studies

DeJonge et al. (2009): study NL 2006

Publication

Author(s):
DeJonge, T.; Bruggink, J; Hupkens, C
Title:
Living a Happy, Healthy and Satisfying Life.
Source:
Statisics Netherlands, 2009, Netherlands

Investigation

Public:
12+ aged, The Netherlands, 2006-2009
Sample:
Probability simple random sample
Respondents:
N = 23000
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: computer assisted (CAPI)

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question

To what extent do you consider yourself a happy person....?
5  very happy
4  happy
3  neither happy nor unhappy
2  not very happy
1  unhappy
Classification:
O-HP-u-sq-v-5-a
Author's label:
Hapiness
Page in publication:
6
Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

How satisfied are you with the life you currently lead?
5  extraordinary satisfied
4  very satisfied
3  satisfied
2  fairly satisfied
1  not very satisfied
Classification:
O-SLL-c-sq-v-5-d
Author's label:
Satisfaction with life
Page in publication:
6

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Age Current age (in years) Sexe Sex (male vs female) too little physical exercise Active involvement in sports Drinking Use of alcohol Smoking Use of tobacco Overweight Weight lifestyle Specific life-style aspects
Current healthy life-style