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CORRELATES OF HAPPINESS Situational correlates of happiness Individual circumstances Social status of more and less happy people
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Social status of more and less happy people, rank, position, class, level, category, standing
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Authors Title / Source Year Clemente, F.; Sauer, W.J. Life Satisfaction in the United States.
Social Forces, 1976, Vol. 54, 621 - 631
Ipsen, D. Das Konstrukt Zufriedenheit.(The Construct Contentment.)
Soziale Welt, 1978, Vol. 29, 44 - 53
Fowler, F.J.; McCalla, M.E. Correlates of Morale among Aged in Greater Boston.
Proceedings of the 77th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Vol. 4, 1969, 733 -734
Headey, B.; Wearing, A.J. Australians' Priorities, Satisfaction and Well-Being.
Monograph in Public Policy Studies, nr. 4, University of Melbourne, 1981, Australia
Herzog, A.R.; Rodgers, W.L.; Woodworth, R.J. Subjective Well-Being among Different Age Groups.
Research Report I.S.R., University of Michigan, 1982, Ann Arbor, USA
Jackson, J.S.; Chatters, L.M.; Neighbors, H.W. The Subjective Life Quality of Black Americans.
Andrews, F.M.;Ed.: "Research on the Quality of Life", ISR, 1986, Ann Arbor, USA, 193 - 213
Kushman, J.; Lane, S. A Multivariate Analysis of Factors Affecting Perceived Life Satisfaction and Psychological Well-Being among the Elderly.
Social Science Quarterly, 1980, Vol. 61, 264 - 277
Leepin, P. Le Monde Entier Interviewé. (The Entire World Interviewed).
La Baloise, Groupe des Assurances, 1978, Bâle, Switzerland
Lipman, A. Responsibility and Morale.
Proceedings of the 7th Congress of the International Association for Gerontology, 1966, Vienna, Austria, 267 -276
McClendon, M.J.; O'Brien, D.J. The Subjective Quality of Life in the Akron Area 1982-83.
Unpublished Report, University of Akron, 1984, Ohio, USA
Moller, V. Quality of Life in Retirement: A Case Study of Zulu Return Migrants.
Social Indicators Research, 1988, Vol. 20, 621 - 658
Molnar, J.J. Determinants of Subjective Well-Being among Farm Operators.
Rural Sociology, 1985, Vol. 50, 141 - 162
Mootz, M.; Konings-VanderSnoek, M. De Mate van Welzijn. (Degree of Well-Being).
Social and Cultural Planning Office, VUGA, 1990, The Hague, Netherlands
Palisi, B.J. Formal and Informal Participation in Urban Areas.
Journal of Social Psychology, 1985, Vol. 125, 429 - 477
Schmidt, J.F. Patterns of Poor Adjustment in Old Age.
The American Journal of Sociology, 1951, Vol. 57, 23 - 42
Schulz, W. Zum Konzept der Lebensqualität in Entwickelten Industriegesellschaften. (Life Quality in Developed Industrial Societies).
Report Nr.6 des Institutes für Soziologie der Sozial- und Wirtschaftswiss. Fak.der Universität, 1984, Vienna, Austria,
Schulz, W.; Beckemeyer, M.; Sander, H.; Wolterhoff, J. Glück, Zufriedenheit und objektive Indikatoren der Lebensqualität, Teil 1. (Happiness, Satisfaction and Objective Indicators, Part 1).
Report "Arbeitsberichte und Forschungsmaterialen", Faculty of Sociology, University of Bielefeld, 1982, Germany
Tepperman, L. Choices and Chances: Sociology for Everyday Life.
Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1988, Toronto, Canada
Veenhoven, R. Conditions of Happiness.
Kluwer Academic, 1984 (reprint), Dordrecht, The Netherlands
Zapf, W.; Berger-Schmitt, R.; Glatzer, W.; Habich, R.; Noll, H.H. German Social Report. Living Conditions and Subjective Well-Being, 1978-1984.
Social Indicators Research, 1987, Vol. 19, 5 -171
Habich, R.; Spellerberg, A. Subjektives Wohlbefinden bei verschiedenen Bevolkerungsgruppen. (Subjective Well-Being in Demographic Groups).
Statistisches Bundesamt;Eds.: "Datenreport 1994", Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung, 1994, Germany, 422 - 427
Xu, S.; Wu, Z. A preliminary survey of the psychological and social situation of the elderly in Beijing.
International Journal of Mental Health, 1988, Vol. 16, 51 - 66
Mookherjee, H.N. Religiosity and Perceptions of Well-Being among Metro and Non-Metro Populations in the United States.
Journal Indian Anthropology & Sociology, 1995, Vol. 30, 27 - 40
Mookherjee, H.N. Perceptions of Well-Being among the Older Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Populations in the United States.
Journal of Social Psychology, 1998, Vol. 138, 72 -82
Mookherjee, H.N. Perception of Happiness among Elderly Persons in Metropolitan USA.
Perceptual and Motor Skills, 1998, Vol. 87, 787 - 793
Mookherjee, H.N. Perception of Life Satisfaction in the United States: A Summary.
Perceptual and Motor Skills, 1987, Vol. 65, 218
Leu, R.E.; Burri, S.; Priester, T. Lebensqualität und Armut in der Schweiz. (Quality of Life and Poverty in Switzerland).
Verlag Paul Haupt, 1997, Bern, Switzerland
Mookherjee, H.N. Perceptions of Well-Being by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Populations in the United States.
The Journal of Social Psychology, 1992, Vol. 132, 513 - 524
Schulz, W. Explaining Quality of Life. The Controverse between Objective and Subjective Variables.
EU Reporting Working Paper No. 10, Paul Lazardsfeld-Gesellschaft für Sozial Forschung, 2000, Vienna, Austria
Fahey, T.; Smyth, E. Do Subjective Indicators Measure Welfare? Evidence from 33 European Societies.
European Societies, 2004, Vol. 6, 5 - 27
Veenhoven, R. Happiness as an Aim in Public Policy: the Greatest Happiness Principle.
Linley, R.A.; Joseph, S.; Eds.: "Positive Psychology in Practice", Wiley, 2004, USA, 658 - 678
Ventegodt, S.; Andersen, N.J.; Flensborg Madsen, T.; Nielsen, M.E. Global Quality of Life (QOL) Health and Ability are Primarily Determined by our Consciousness. Research Findings from Denmark 1991 - 2004.
Social Indicators Research, 2005, Vol. 71, 87 - 122
Dunkelberg, A. Beeinflusst die Perzeption der Wirtschaftslage die Lebenszufriedenheit? (Does the Perception of the Economic Condition Influence Life Satisfaction?)
BA Thesis, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, 2004, Berlin, Germany
Wong, C.K.; Mok, B.H.; Wong, K.Y. Subjective Well-Being, Societal Conditions and Social Policy. The Case Study of a Rich Chinese Society.
Social Indicators Research, 2006, Vol 78, 408 - 428
Veenhoven, R. Le Bonheur du plus grand Nombre comme But des Politiques Sociales. (The Greatest Happiness Principle: Happiness as an Public Policy).
Revue Québécoise de Psychologie, 2007, Vol. 28, 35- 60
Namazie, C.; Sanfey, P. Happiness and Transition.: The Case of Kyrgyzstan.
Reviews of Development Economics, 2001, Vol. 5, 392 - 405
Rose, R.; Ozcan, Y. First European Quality of Life Survey: Quality of Life in Turkey.
European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions, 2007, Dublin, Ireland
Cakiroglu, A. Relationship between Quality of Life and Happiness in Turkey.
Master Thesis: Middle East Technical University, Department of Sociology, 2007, Ankara, Turkey
Sarracino, F. Subjective Well-Being in Low Income Countries: Positional, Relational and Social Capital Components.
Studi e Note di Economica, vol. 5, nr 3, pp 449-477
Cheung, C.K.; Leung, K.K. Forming Life Satisfaction among Different Social Groups during the Modernization of China.
Journal of Happiness Studies, 2004, Vol. 5, 23 - 56
Guo, D.; Shu, M. The Perception of Well-Being and Social Harmony in China.
Inoguchi, T.; Ed.: "Human Beliefs and Values in East and Southeast Asia in Transition", Akashi Shoten, 2009, Japan, 35 - 54
Inoguchi, T.; Fujii, S. Country Profile of Japan: Citizens' Perception of Quality of Life, Social Capital, and Governance
Inoguchi, T.; Ed.: "Human Beliefs and Values in East and Southeast Asia in Transition", Akashi Shoten, 2009, Japan, 129 - 151
Veenhoven, R. Findings on Happiness and Socio-Economic Status.
World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Finding report S9, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Printout 2009,
Veenhoven, R. Findings on Happiness and Resources.
World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Finding report R2, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Printout 2009,
Selim, S. Life Satisfaction and Happiness in Turkey.
Social Indicators Research, 2008, Vol. 88, 531 - 562
Park, C.M. The Quality of Life in South Korea.
Social Indicators Research, 2009, Vol. 92, 263 - 294
Pinquart, M.; Sörensen, S. Influence of Socioeconomic Status, Social Network, and Competence and Subjective Well-Being in Later Life: A Meta Analysis.
Psychology and Aging, 2000, Vol. 15, 187 - 224
Silverman, P.; Hecht, L.; McMillin, J.D. Modeling Life Satisfaction among Aged: A Comparison of Chinese and Americans.
Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, 2000, Vol. 15 , 289 - 305
Silveira, E.R.; Ebrahim, S. Social Determinants of Psychiatric Morbidity and Well-Being in Immigrant Elders and Whites in East London.
International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 1998, Vol. 13, 801 - 812
Cramm, J.M.; Nieboer, A.P. Differences in the Association of Subjective Wellbeing Measures with Health, Socioeconomic Status, and Social Conditions among Residents of an Eastern Cape Township
International Journal of Wellbeing, 2012, Vol.2, 54 - 67
Ho, L.S. ING Life in Hong Kong. Happiness Index 2011.
Personal Communication 16-6-2012.
Özcan, K.M.; Böke, S.; Kara, M. The Determinants of the Perception of Happiness about Quality of Life amongst Turkish People.
Economic Research Forum, Working Paper Series 425, 2008, Ankara, Turkey
Sirgy, M.J. Effects of Other Demographic Factors on Subjective QOL.
The Psychology of Quality of Life: Hedonic Well-Being, Life Satisfaction, and Eudaimonia, 2012, Chapter 6, 95 - 107
Laubach, W. Sozialschicht, Lebenszufriedenheit und Gesundheitseinschätzung. Ergebnisse einer repräsentativen Untersuchung der deutschen Bevölkerung. Social Rank, Life Satisfaction and Self-Rated Health: Results of a General Population Survey in Germany.
Soz.- Präventivmed. 2000. Vol. 45, 2 - 12
Deeming, C. Addressing the Social Determinants of Subjective Wellbeing: The Latest Challenge for Social Policy.
Journal of Social Policy, 2013, Vol. 42, 541 - 565
Hoyos Martin, A.F. Measuring and Comparing Well-Being in South American Countries Using Equivalent Incomes.
Icesi Economics Working Papers, 2015, No. 8, 1 - 27
Kaliterna Lipovcan, L.J.; Prizmic-Larsen, Z. What Differs between Happy and Unhappy People?
Springerplus, 2016, Vol. 5, 225 - 240
Sohn, K Sources of Happiness in Indonesia
The Singapore Economic Review, 2013, Vol. 58, 1350014, 1 - 27
Porio, E.; See, J. Social Well-Being in the Philippines: Indicators and Patterns.
The Senshu Social Well-Being Review, 2017, No. 4, 95 - 116
Celik, S.S.; Celik, Y.; Hikmet, N. Factors Affecting Life Satisfaction of Older Adults in Turkey.
The International Journal of Aging and Human Development, 2017, online, 1 - 23
Trung, N. N.; Cheong, K.; Kim, W.; Nghi, P. Relationship Between Socio-Economic Values and Wellbeing: An Overview Research in Asia.
Social Indicators Research, 2013, Vol. 111, 453 - 472
Tambyah, S.K.; Tan, S.J. Subjective Well-Being in ASEAN
Michalos, A.C. (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Wellbeing and Quality of Life Research, 2014, Springer, New York
Melendez, J.C.; Oliver, A.; Tomás, J.M. Psychological and Physical Dimensions Explaining Life Satisfaction among the Elderly: A Structural Model Examination
Archives of Gerontology and Geriatrics, 2009, Vol. 48, 291 - 295
Jabeen, F.; Khan, F.A. An Empirical Analysis of Individual’s Happiness in Pakistan
PUTAJ -Humanities and Social Sciences, 2016, Vol. 23, 181-199
Reyes, J.A.L. Exploring Leisure Time Activities and Sociodemographic Indicators of Subjective Happiness and Self-Perceived Health Among Filipinos
Austrian Journal of South-East Asian Studies, 2016, Vol. 9, 269-288
Joskin, A. Inégalités de Bien-être en Belgique (Well-Being Inequalities in Belgium)
Working paper, 2019, Bureau Fédéral du Plan, Nr 2-19, Brussels, Belgium
Papadopoulos, D. Sociodemographic Factors’ Association with Community-Dwelling Older Adults’ Psychosocial Wellbeing: The Greek Context
Psychology, 2020 Vol. 11, 340-363
Yakut, S.G.; Bacaksız, N.E.; Camkıran, C. Socio-demographic determinants of happiness in Turkey
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Chima, V,; Alawode, O.A.; Awoleye, A.F.; Chima, L.I.; Hawa, O. Demographic and Psychosocial Determinants of Life Satisfaction Among Youths in Nigeria: Evidence from the Multiple Indicators Cluster Survey
International Journal of Social Science Research, 2020, Vol. 8, 266 - 286
Nandini, D.; Afiatno, B.E. The Determinants Of Happiness: Empirical Evidence Of Java Island
Ekonika, 2020, Vol. 5, online
Cai, S.; Wang, J. Less Advantaged, More Pptimistic? Subjective Well-Being among Rural, Migrant and Urban Populations in Contemporary China
China Economic Review, 2018, Vol. 52, 95 - 110
Wirutomo, P.; Seda, F.S.S.E.; Sudjatmiko, I.G. The Social Well-Being Survey in Indonesia
The Senshu Social Well-being Review, 2018, Vol. 5, 117 - 135
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
Brown, D.; Smith, C.; Woolf, J. The Determinants of Subjective Wellbeing in New Zealand: An Empirical Look at New Zealand’s Social Welfare Function
New ZealandAssociation of Economists Conference, 2010, 1-10
Tlenchiyeva, The study, which is devoted to the spiritual life of Kazakhstanis, their worldview and attitude - 2021
Personal communication by Shyryn Tlenchieyaval 03-01-2022
Birdal, M.; Acun, S.; Onuk, P. What Makes Us Happy? Socioeconomic Determinants of Subjective Well-Being in Turkey
The International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social and Community Studies, 2018, Vol. 13 (4), 1-18
Angoorani, P.; Ejtahed, H.S.; Mahmoodi, Z.; Qorbani, M. Determinants of Life Satisfaction and Self-Rated Health in Iranian Children and Adolescents: A Structure Equation Model
BMC Pediatrics, 2022, Vol. 22, 1-10
Rahayu, T.P. The Determinants of Happiness in Indonesia
Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences, 2016, Vol. 7, 393 - 404
Kim,J.,J.; Lim,C. Subjective Social Class, Perceived Quality of Social Relationships, and Happiness: A Case of Mediation and Moderation Across Gender
International Sociology, 2020, Vol. 35, 312-335