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Studies

Sander (2011): study US 2000 /1

Publication

Author(s):
Sander, W.
Title:
Location and Happiness in the United States.
Source:
Economics Letters, 2011, Vol. 112, 277 - 279

Investigation

Public:
25+ aged general public, United States, 2000-2006
Survey name:
CN-GSS 2003
Sample:
Selection from general population sample
Respondents:
N = 6563
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport 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
Classification:
O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa
Author's label:
Happiness
Page in publication:
278

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Less urban Size of urban setting Health Global health rating Income Household income Age Current age (in years) Race Ethnic status in the USA Type of religion Current religious denomination Church attendance Participation in church Working full-time Full-time vs part-time Country of birth Ever migrated or not Marital status MARRIAGE: CURRENT MARITAL STATUS
Development of parental status
Region Region in USA Education Years schooling