Weick (1997): study DE 1995
- Weick, S.
- Lebensbedingungen und Bewertungen. (Living Conditions and Evaluations).
- Statistisches Bundesamt;Ed.: "Datenreport 1997", Verlag Bonn Aktuell, 1997, Germany, 468 - 480
- 18+ aged, general public, Germany, 1995
- Probability sample (unspecified)
- N = 2000
- Non Response
- Interview: face-to-face
Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings
- Full text:
Self report on single question:
Taking all things together, how satisfied are you with your life these days? Please answer with the help of this scale. For instance, when you are totally satisfied with your life, please tick '10'. When you are totally unsatisfied with your life, please tick '0'. You may use all values in between to indicate that you are neither totally satisfied nor totally unsatisfied."
10 totally satisfied
0 totally unsatisfied
Number of parents (broken home)
Living alone or not
Living with children
Married state (compared to non-married states)
Divorced or separated