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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Personal correlates of happiness Psychological characteristics Views Religion Religious practices
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Religious practices, church attendance, pray, bible reading, meditation
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List of Publications on this Subject

Authors Title / Source Year Ferriss, A.L. Religion and the Quality of Life.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2002, Vol. 3, 199 - 215
Cohen-Zada, D.; Zander, W. Religious Participation versus Shopping: What Makes People Happier?
Journal of Law and Economics, 2011, Vol. 54, 889-906
Francis, L.J.; Kaldor, P. The Relationship Between Psychological Well-Being and Christian Faith and Practice in an Australian Population Sample.
Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, 2002, Vol. 41, 179 - 184
Campante, F.; Yanagizawa-Drott, D. Does Religion Affect Economic Growth and Happiness? Evidence from Ramadan.
HKS Research Working Paper Series, 2013, No. RWP12-052, 1 - 46, USA
Sinnewe, E; Dollery, B.; Kortt, M. A. Religion and Life Satisfaction: Evidence from Germany.
Social Research Indicators, 2015; 123: 837-855
Eryilmaz, A. Investigation of the Relations between Religious Activities and Subjective Well-being of High School Students.
Educational Sciences: Theory & Practice, 2015, Vol. 15, 433 - 444
Ekici, T.; Koydemir, S. Social Capital, Government and Democracy Satisfaction, and Happiness in Turkey: A Comparison of Surveys in 1999 and 2008.
Social Indicators Research, 2014, Vol. 118, 1031 - 1053
Feigelman, W.; Gorman, B.S. Americans who give up Religion.
Sociology and social research, 1992, Vol. 76, 138 - 145
Chaiwutikornwanich, A. Belief in the Afterlife, Death Anxiety, and Life Satisfaction of Buddhists and Christians in Thailand: Comparisons Between Different Religiosity.
Social Indicators Research, 2015, Vol. 124, 1015 - 1032
Fidrmuc, J.; Tunali, C. B. Happiness and Religion
CESifo Working Papers No. 5437 cat. 13: Behavioural Economics
Ross, G.A. The Impact of Church Attendance on the Decline in Female Happiness in the United States.
Interdisciplinary Journal of Research on Religion, 2011, Vol. 7, 1 - 29
Ng, E,C,; Fischer, A.T. Protestant Spirituality and Well-Being of People in Hong Kong: The Mediating Role of Sense of Community
Applied Research in Quality of Life, 2016, Vol.11, 1253 - 1267
Achour, M.; Grine, F.; Mohd Nor, M.R. Measuring Religiosity and Its Effects on Personal Well-Being: A Case Study of Muslim Female Academicians in Malaysia
Journal of Religion and Health, 2014, Vol. 54, Pages 984 - 997
Berthold, A.; Ruch, W. Satisfaction with Life and Character Strengths of Non-Religious and Religious People: It’s Practicing One’s Religion That Makes the Difference.
Frontiers in Psychology, 2014, Vol. 5, online, 1-9
Brown, P.H.; Tierney, B. Religion and Subjective Well-Being among the Elderly in China.
l11e Journal of Socio-Economics, 2009, Vol. 38, 310- 319
Winzer, L.; Samutachak, B.; Soottipong Gray, R. Religiosity, Spirituality, and Happiness in Thailand from the Perspective of Buddhism
Journal of Population and Social Studies, 2018, Vol. 26, 332 - 343
Pew Research Center, Religion's Relationship to Happiness, Civic Engagement and Health Around the World
Pew Research Center, 2019, Religion and Public Life
Jung, J.H. Religious Attendance, Stress, and Happiness in South Korea: Do Gender and Religious Affiliation Matter?
Social Indicators Research, 2014, Vol. 118: 1125-1145
Lu, J.; Gao, Q. Faith and Happiness in China: Roles of Religious Identity, Beliefs, and Practice
Social Indicators Research, 2017, Vol. 132, 273 - 290
Whittington, B.L.; Scher, S.J. Prayer and Subjective Well-Being: An Examination of Six Different Types of Prayer
International Journal for the Psychology of Religion, 2010, Vol. 20, 59 - 68
Montenegro-Serkovic, E. La Relación entre Prácticas Religiosas y Satisfacción con La Vida en Adultos Mayores de Lima (Relationship between Religious Practices and Life Satisfaction in the Elderly in Lima)
Revista Psicologica Herediana, 2019, Vol. 12, 1- 11
Chang, W.C. Religious Attendance and Subjective Well-being in an Eastern-Culture Country: Empirical Evidence from Taiwan
Marburg Journal of Religion, 2009, Vol. 14, 1-25
Brereton, F.J. Rural Change and Individual Well-Being: The Case of Ireland and Rural Quality of Life
European Urban and Regional Studies, 2011, Vol. 18, 203 - 227
Abu‑Raiya, H.; Ayten, A. Religious Involvement, Interpersonal Forgiveness and Mental Health and Well‑Being Among a Multinational Sample of Muslims
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2020, Vol. 21, 3051-3067
Ayten, A.; Korkmaz, S. The Relationships between Religiosity, Prosociality, Satisfaction with Life and Generalised Anxiety: a Study on Turkish Muslims
Mental Health, Religion & Culture, 2019, Vol.