Easterlin (2005a): study US 1972
- Easterlin, R.A.
- Feeding the Illusion of Growth and Happiness: A Reply to Hagerty and Veenhoven.
- Social Indicators Research, 2005, Vol. 74, 429 - 443
- 18+ aged general public, USA, 1972-2002
- Survey name
- Probability multi-stage cluster sample
- N = 60000
- Non Response
- Interview: face-to-face
Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings
- Full text:
Self report on single question:
Taking all things together, how would you say things are these days? Would you say you are...?
3 very happy
2 fairly happy
1 not too happy
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Trend average happiness in Unites States of America