Zehner (1977): study US 1973
- Zehner, R.B.
- Indicators of the Quality of Life in New Communities.
- Ballinger, 1977, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
- Residents communities,planned and unplanned, USA, 1973
- N = 3894
- Non Response:
Stuctured personal interview
Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings
- Full text:
Self report on single question:
We have talked about various parts of your life, now I want to ask you about your life as a whole. How satisfied are you with your life as a whole these days.....?
7 completely satisfied
1 completely dissatisfied
- Author's label:
- Satisfaction with life
- Planned communities; Completely satisfied 31%, satisfied 57%, completely dissatisfied 12%
Unplanned communities; Completly satisfied 31%, satisfied 55%, completely dissatisfied 13%