McNamara & St.George (1978): study US 1971
- McNamara, P.H.; St.George, A.
- Blessed are the Downtrodden? An Empirical Test.
- Sociological Analysis, 1978, Vol. 39, 303 - 320
- 18+ aged, general public, USA, 1971
- N = 2164
- Non Response
Highly structured, at home
Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings
- Full text:
Self report on single question:
Taken all together, how would you say things are these days? Would you say that you are....?
3 very happy
2 pretty happy
1 not too happy
- Author's label:
- Personal happiness
- 30% very happy