print

Studies

Marsh (1975): study GB 1971

Publication

Author(s):
Marsh, A.
Title:
The Silent Revolution: Value Priorities and the Quality of Life in Britain.
Source:
American Political Science Review, 1975, Vol. 69, 21 - 30

Investigation

Public
16+ aged, general public, urban areas, England, 1971
Sample
Probability area sample
Respondents
N = 593
Non Response
Not reported.
Assessment
Questionnaire: paper

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Self report on single question:

"How satisfied are you with your life-as-a-whole these days.....?"
7  completely satisfied
6
5
4
3
2
1  completely dissatisfied
Classification:
O-SL?-g-sq-l-7-a
Author's label:
Overall-Life-Satisfaction
Page in publication:
23

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Value Priorities Post-materialist values