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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Behavioral correlates of happiness Happiness and Activity level
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Happiness and Activity level, active, involved, passive
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Authors Title / Source Year Lewinsohn, P.M.; Graf, M. Pleasant Activities and Depression.
Journal of Consulting & Clinical Psychology, 1973, Vol. 41, 261 - 268
Lewinsohn, P.M.; Libet, J. Pleasant Events, Activity Schedules, and Depressions.
Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 1972, Vol. 79, 291 - 259
Maddox, G.L. Persistence of Life Style among the Elderly: A Longitudinal Study of Patterns of Social Activity in Relation to Life Satisfaction.
Neugarten, B.L.; Ed.: "Middle Age and Aging", University of Chicago Press, 1968, USA, 309 - 311
Cantor, N.; Sanderson, C.A. Life Task Participation and Well-Being: The Importance of Taking Part in Daily Life.
Kahneman, D.;Diener, E.;Schwarz, N. (Eds).: " Well-Being: The Foundations of Hedonic Psychology", Russell Sage Foundation, 1999, New York, USA, 230 - 243
Melin, R.; Fugl-Meyer, A.R.; Fugl-Meyer, K.S. Life Satisfaction in 18- to 64- Year-Old-Swedes: In Relation to Education, Employment Situation, Health and Physical Activity.
Journal of Rehabilitation Medicine, 2003, Vol. 35, 84 - 90 (Based on Dissertation 2003)
Casas, F.; Figuer, C; Gonzalez-Carrasco, M. Strategies to Achieve Goals Related to TV or Computer Activities: Their Correlates with Adolescents' Well-Being.
Paper, 5th Conference of the International Society for Quality - of - Life Studies, July 2003, Frankfurt, Germany
Baker, L.A.; Burr, J.A.; Cahalin, L.P.; Gerst, K. Productive Activities and Subjective Well-Being among Older Adults: The Influence of Number of Activities and Time Commitment.
Social Indicators Research, 2005, Vol. 73, 431 - 458
Schulz, W.; Pichler, F. Lebensqualität in Österreich. Ein 20-Jahres Vergleich. (Quality of Life in Austria. Compared over 20-Years).
Schulz, W.;et al;Eds.: "Österreich zur Jahrhundertwende", VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften, 2005, Germany, 75 - 113
Gonzalez, V. Bienestar Personal y Activades en la Edad Adulta Tardía. (Personal Well-Being and Activities in Late Adulthood).
Thesis, University of Malaga, Department of Psychology, 2008, Malaga, Spain
Hilleras, P.K.; Herlitz, A.; Jorm, A.F.; Winblad, B. Activity Patterns in very old People: a Survey of Cognitively Intact Subjects aged 90 Years or Older.
Age and Ageing, 1999, Vol. 28, 147 - 152
Veenhoven, R. Findings on Happiness and Activity Level. (How much one does).
World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Finding report A1, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Printout 2009
Gilman, R. The Relationship between Life Satisfaction, Social Interest, and Frequency of Extracurricular Activities among Adolescent Students.
Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 2001, Vol.30, 749 - 767.
Menec, V.H. The Relation between Every Day Activities and Successful Aging: A 6-Year Longitudinal Study.
Journal of Gerontology, Social Sciences, 2003, Vol. 58b, 74 - 82.
Hsee, C.K.; Wang, L.; Yang, A.X. Idleness Aversion and The Need for Justifiable Busyness.
Psychological Science, 2010, Vol. 21, 926 - 930
VanUffelen, J.G.; Chin A Paw, M.J.M.; Hopman-Rock, M.; VanMechelen, W. The Effect of Walking and Vitamin B Supplementation on Quality of Life in Community-Dwelling Adults with Mild Cognitive Impairment: A Randomized, Controlled Trial.
Quality Life Research, 2007, Vol. 16, 1137 - 1146
Headey, B.; Muffels, R.; Wagner, G.G. Long-Running German Panel Survey Shows that Personal and Economic Choices, Not Just Genes, Matter for Happiness.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA, 210, Vol. 107, 17922 - 17926
Oerlemans, W.; Bakker, A.B.; Veenhoven, R. Finding the Key to Happy Aging: A Day Reconstruction Study of Happiness.
Journal of Gerontology, Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 2011, Vol. 66, 665 - 674
Imayama, I.; Courneya, K.S.; Johnson, J.A.; Plotnikoff, R.C. Determinants of Quality of Life in Type 2 Diabetes Population: The Inclusion of Personality.
Quality of Life Research, 2011, Vol. 20, 551 - 558
Manns, P.J.; Chad, K.E. Determining the Relation between Quality of Life, Handicap, Fitness, and Physical Activity for Persons with Spinal Cord Injury.
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 1999, Vol. 80, 1566 - 1571
Zimmer, Z.; Hickey, T.; Searle, M.S. Activity Participation and Well-Being Among Older People with Arthritis.
The Gerontologist, 1995, Vol. 35, 463 - 471
Delin, C.R.; Delin, P.S. Mental Activity, Health, and Life-Satisfaction.
Perceptual and Motor Skills, 1995, Vol. 81, 944 - 947
Betts Adams, K. A Critical Review of the Literature on Social and Leisure Activity and Wellbeing in Later Life.
Ageing and Society,2011, Vol. 31, 683 - 712
Henricksen, A.; Stephens, C. The Happiness-Enhancing Activities and Positive Practices Inventory (HAPPI): Development and Validation.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2013, Vol. 14, 81 - 98
Tadic Vujcic, M.; Bakker, A.B.; Oerlemans, W.; Veenhoven, R. Daily Activities and Happiness in Later Life: The Role of Work Status.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2013, vol. 14, 1507 - 1527
Kelly, S.; Mckenna, H.; Parahoo, K. The Relationship Between Involvement in Activities and Quality of Life for People with Severe and Enduring Mental Illness.
Journal of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing, 2001, Vol. 8, 139 - 146
Klumb, P.L. Benefits from Productive and Consumptive Activities: Results from the Berlin Aging Study.
Social Indicators Research, 2004, Vol. 67, 107 - 127
Menec, V.H.; Chipperfield, J.G. Remaining Active in Later Life : The Role of Locus of Control in Seniors' Leisure Activity Participation, Health, and Life Satisfaction.
Journal of Aging and Health, 1997, Vol. 9, 105 -125
Ritchey, L.H.; Dietz, B.E.; Ritchey, P.N. Clarifying the Measurement of Activity.
Activities, Adaptation & Aging, 2001, Vol. 26, 1 - 21
Everard, K.M. The Relationship Between Reasons for Activity and Older Adult Well-Being.
Journal of Applied Gerontology, 1999, Vol.18, 325 - 340
Holder, M.D.; Coleman, B.; Sehn, Z.L. The Contribution of Active and Passive Leisure to Children's Well-being.
Journal of Health Psychology, 2009 , Vol.14, 378 - 386
Parker, M.D. The Relationship Between Time Spent by Older Adults in Leisure Activities and Life Satisfaction.
Physical & Occupational Therapy in Geriatrics, 1996, Vol. l4, 61 - 71
Silverstein, M.; Parker, M.G. Leisure Activities and Quality of Life among the Oldest Old in Sweden.
Research on Aging, 2002, Vol. 24, 528 - 547
Sirgy, M.J. Effects of Personal Activities on Subjective QOL.
The Psychology of Quality of Life: Hedonic Well-Being, Life Satisfaction, and Eudaimonia, 2012, Chapter 7, 109 - 121
Warr, P.; Butcher, V.; Robertson, I. Activity and Psychological Well-being in Older People.
Aging & Mental Health, 2004, Vol 8, 172 - 183
Zimmer, Z.; Lin, B.C. Leisure Activity and Well-being among the Elderly in Taiwan: Testing Hypotheses in an Asian Setting.
Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, 1996, Vol 11, 167 - 186
Freedman, V. A.; Conrad, F. G.; Cornman, J. C.; Schwarz, N. Does the Time Fly When You are Having Fun? A Day Reconstruction Method Analysis.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2014, Vol. 15, 639 - 655
Adelmann, P.K. Multiple Roles and Psychological Well-being in a National Sample of Older Adults.
Journal of Gerontology: SOCIAL SCIENCES, 1994, Vol. 49, 277 - 285
Audrian, J.; Herrera, J.; Schwartz, M. Physical Activity in First-Degree Relatives of Breast Cancer Patients.
Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 2001, Vol. 24, 587 - 603
Hoyt, D.R.; Kaiser, M.A.; Peters, G.R. Life Satisfaction and Activity Theory: A Multidimensional Approach.
Journal of Gerontology, 1980, Vol. 35, 935 - 941
Ray, R.O.; Heppe, G. Older Adult Happiness: The Contributions of Activity Breadth and Intensity.
Physical & Occupational Therapy in Geriatrics, 1986, Vol. 4, 31 - 43
Baker, F.; Curbow, B.; Wingard, J.R. Role Retention and Quality of Life of Bone Marrow Transplant Survivors.
Social Science and Medicine, 1991, Vol. 32, 697 - 704
Wenninger, H.; Buxmann, P.; Krasnova, H. Activity Matters: Investigating the Influence of Facebook on Life Satisfaction of Teenage Users.
Twenty Second European Conference on Information Systems, Tel Aviv, 2014, 1 - 19, Israel.
Perrone, K.M.; Civiletto, C.L. The Impact of Life Role Salience on Life Satisfaction.
Journal of Employment Counseling, 41, 105 - 117
Bailey, R.C.; Miller, C. Life Satisfaction and Life Demands in College Students.
Home, 1998, Vol. 26,
Delbosc, A. The Role of Well-Being in Transport Policy.
Transport Policy, 2012, Vol. 23, 25 - 33
Ku, P.W.; Chen, L.J.; Fox, K.R. Leisure-Time Physical Activity, Sedentary Behaviors and Subjective Well-Being in Older Adults: An Eight-Year Longitudinal Research.
Social Indicators Research, 2016, Vol. 127, 1349 - 1361
Kishida, M.; Elavsky, S. A Daily Process Approach to Depict Satisfaction with Life during the Menopausal Transition: Physical (In)activity, Symptoms, and Neuroticism.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2017, Vol. 18, 631 - 645

Vitterso, J. Do It! Activity Theories and The Good Life.
NobaScholar, E. Diener, S. Oishi, & L. Tay (Eds.), Handbook of well-being, 2018, 1 - 19
Moon, H. Productive Activities and Perceived Well-Being in an African American Older Adult Urban Sample.
Activities, Adaptation & Aging, 2012, Vol. 36, 107 - 130
Wheatley, D.; Bickerton, C. Subjective Well-being and Engagement in Arts, Culture and Sports.
Journal of Cultural Economics, 2017, Vol. 41,23-45
Gloor, P.A.; Fronzetti Colladon, A.; Grippa, F. Aristotle Said "Happiness Is A State of Activity" -Predicting Mood through Body Sensing with Smartwatches.
Journal of Systems Science and Systems Engineering, 2018, Vol. 27, 586 - 612
Smeets, P.; Bekkers, R.; Norton, M.I.; Whillans, A.V. Time Use and Happiness of Millionaires
Working Paper 2018 Nr. 18-111, Harvard Business School, Boston, United States of America
Sharif, M.A.; Hershfield, H.E.; Mogilner, C. The Effects of Being Time Poor and Time Rich on Life Satisfaction
Working Paper, 2018, SSRN, University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania, USA
Smeets, P.; Bekkers, R.; Norton, M.I.; Whillans, A.V. Spending and Construing Time to Enhance Well-Being
Working Paper, 2017,Association for Consumer Research, Labovitz School of Business & Economics, University of Minnesota Duluth, USA
VandeWater, E.A.; Ostrove, J.M.; Stewart, A.J. Predicting Women's Well-Being in Midlife: The Importance of Personality Development and Social Role Involvements
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1997, Vol. 72, 1147-1160
Ravulaparthy, S.; Goulias, K.G.; Yoon, S.Y. Linking Elderly Transport Mobility and Subjective Well-Being: A Multivariate Latent Modeling Approach
Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board, 2013, No. 2382, 28-36
Akay, A.; Karabulut, E.; Yilmaz, L Life Satisfaction, Pro-Activity, and Employment
German Socio-Economic Panel, Discussion Paper, 2021, Nr. 1123, Berlin, Germany