Satisfaction with standard of living
This graph shows on a scale of 1 to 10 the overall satisfaction with standard of living in 28 Member States and 5 EU candidate countries, comparing values from 2007 and 2016.
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The data was collected as part of Eurofound’s European Quality of Life Survey. Satisfaction with standard of living was recorded on a scale of 1 to 10 with question Q6c: ‘Could you please tell me on a scale of 1 to 10 how satisfied you are with each of the following items, where 1 means you are very dissatisfied and 10 means you are very satisfied? c. Your present standard of living’. Data for EU28 and 5 candidate countries. EQLS 2007 and 2016.