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Table 2 Summary statistics, East Germany, 2000-2010

From: Testing the tunnel effect: comparison, age and happiness in UK and German panels

  (1) (2) (3)
  All <45 > = 45
Life-Satisfaction 6.55 (1.78) 6.73 (1.69) 6.42 (1.82)
Age 48.74 (17.25) 31.82 (8.05) 60.86 (10.61)
Household income 2248 (1294) 2349 (1252) 2176 (1319)
Comparison income 2240 (562) 2361.11 (443) 2152.82 (619)
N 56456 23562 32894
  1. See Table 1. Comparison income measures the average net monthly real income within a reference group (Age (-3/+6), Sex, Education (3 categories), Regions (2 categories)) to which the respondent belongs. Source: SOEP.