First European Quality of Life Survey: Life satisfaction, happiness and sense of belonging (summary)
21 December 2005
Promoting the well-being of people is a key goal of European social policy: happy, fulfilled and engaged citizens are the hallmark of a thriving society. Factors such as income, social relationships and time use all have a huge bearing on i...
11 October 2005
This report explores the impact material resources, social relationships, time use and perceptions of society have on individual life satisfaction, happiness and sense of belonging. It reveals that levels of individual well-being reflect le...
01 April 2004
This document summarises the findings of a research report from the European Foundation for the Improvement and Living Conditions (EF03106), drawing on the results of Eurobarometer surveys carried out in the EU and the 13 acceding and candidate countries. Examining quality of life in 28 European countries, the report provides an analysis of views and experiences of the citizens of the new Europe regarding the risk to social integration arising from marginalisation, deprivation and poverty.
12 March 2004
Examining quality of life in 28 European countries, including the acceding and candidate countries as well as the current Member States of the EU, this report provides, for the first time, an analysis of views and experiences of the citizen...