Studies among selected public: Non-Married

Number of studies11
Additional keywordssingle

ReferenceTitle of publicationPublic
Adams (1988): study US 1981
 
Which comes First: Poor Psychological Well-Being or Decreased Friendship Activity?
 
62+ aged, white non-married females, middle class suburb of Chicago, USA. followed 1981-84
 
Callan (1986): study AU 1986
 
Single Women, Voluntary Childlessness and Perception about Life and Marriage.
 
About 20 aged single women Australia, 1986
 
Danner et al. (2001): study US 1991
 
Positive Emotions in Early Life and Longevity: Findings from the Nun Study.
 
Nuns who lived in cloister since early adulthood. Followed into old age, USA, 1991
 
DeVries et al. (1994): study NL 1992
 
Maatschappelijke Participatie van Alleenstaanden. (Social Participation of Singles).
 
30-65 aged singles, The Netherlands, 1992
 
Irwin et al. (1979): study NZ 1975
 
If you Want to Know how Happy I am ,You'll have to Ask me.
 
Singles, Dunedin New Zealand, 1975
 
Keith (1985a): study US 1969
 
Work, Retirement and Well-Being among Unmarried Men and Women.
 
58-63 aged unmarried, followed 10 years, USA, 1969-1979
 
McCrae & Costa (1991): study US Baltimore County, Maryland 1979
 
Adding 'Liebe und Arbeit': The Full Five Factor Model and Well-Being.
 
Single males and couples Baltimore USA, followed 7 years, 1979-86
 
Oswald et al. (2007): study ZZ Europe 2002
 
Relationships Between Housing and Healthy Aging in Very Old Age.
 
75-89 aged, living alone in urban districts, five European nations 2002-2004
 
Pearson-Scott (1978): study US NorthCarolina 1976
 
Single Rural Elders. A Comparison of Dimensions of Life Satisfaction.
 
65+ aged rural area, United States, 1976-77
 
Soons (2006): study NL 1987
 
Het Geluk van de Happy Single. (The Happiness of the Happy Single).
 
Young adults, followed from age 18 to 26, The Netherlands, 1987-1999
 
Woldringh & Knapen (1980): study NL 1978
 
Vrij en Alleen. (Free and Alone).
 
Unmarried adults, big cities, the Netherlands, 1978