General happiness
Variable: happy
Module:
Core
Subject:
Happiness
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Split Ballots
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

Taken all together, how would you say things are these days--would you say that you are very happy, pretty happy, or not too happy?

Year Availability
Available in 31 of 31 years total. Hover over a year to see ballot information.
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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Very happy
2 Pretty happy
3 Not too happy
8 Don't know
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1980 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1993 1994 1996 1998 2000 2002 2004 2006 2008 2010 2012 2014 2016
486 538 561 488 511 532 521 496 567 490 502 438 468 518 498 498 455 467 506 857 877 891 881 415 419 920 599 538 593 786 806
855 766 725 803 800 813 851 771 1019 882 756 918 816 1023 832 880 784 872 917 1756 1659 1575 1603 784 738 1676 1100 1184 1094 1403 1601
265 196 194 194 188 182 145 195 269 201 187 174 165 239 136 148 122 165 178 364 349 340 293 170 180 390 316 317 277 341 452
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 1 2 6 2 2 6 6 3
7 4 4 5 0 3 15 5 5 26 27 4 21 39 15 11 11 13 5 14 18 24 39 2 1 0 6 3 4 2 5
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1393 1472 1518 0 0 0 0 0
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 57710
Missing cases 4756