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Studies

Senik (2011): study ZZ Europe 2004

Publication

Author(s):
Senik, C.
Title:
The French Unhappiness Puzzle: The Cultural Dimension of Happiness.
Source:
Working Paper No. 2011 - 34, Paris School of Economics, 2011, Paris, France

Investigation

Public:
15+aged intra-European migrants, 13 EU nations, 2004-2009
Survey name:
EU-ESS 2-4: 2004-2008
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 2560
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Taking all things together, how happy would you say you are?
0  extremely unhappy
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10 extremely happy
-    don't know
-    no answer
Classification:
O-HL-u-sq-n-11-a
Author's label:
Happiness
Page in publication:
9
Error estimates:
Mean not reported

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Age Current age (in years) Male Sex (male vs female) Log household income Household income Married Married vs never married Divorced Vs divorced Widowed Vs widowed Unemployed Unemployed involuntary Country of origin Country of origin