Measuring National Well-being Programme
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Categories: People and Places, Communities, Societal Wellbeing, Measuring Societal Well-being, Housing and Households, Households, Household Income and Expenditure, Economy, Personal Finances, Personal Income and Wealth
Frequency of release: Ad-hoc
Geographical coverage: UK
Geographical breakdown: UK
This article analyses by age two of the current measures of national well-being: ‘satisfaction with income’ and ‘those who are finding their financial situation quite or very difficult’ and their effects on and their relationship to well-being. There will also be some indication of change in perceived financial situation over time and other characteristics of individuals. The data used will be from Understanding Society, the UKHLS.