Findings on happiness in Vuletic (2003): study AU 1998

Publication
Author(s)Vuletic, G.
TitleSubjective Quality of Life and Self Assessed Social Support among Croation Immigrants in Australia: A Comparison with Non-Immigrant Croations and Australians.
SourcePaper presented at ISQOLS Conference Frankfurt, 2003, Germany
Investigation
PublicCroatian immigrants, Urban areas of Australia, 199?
 Years in Australia: M: 25 years, range: 2 to 46 years Mean age: 50.7 Male: 39%, Female: 61%
 Year of data gathering not reported
Survey nameNot available
 Additional data provided by author
SampleNon-probability purposive sample
Respondents N =179
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: During the past 4 weeks….. Have you been a happy person? 6 all of the time 5 most of the time 4 a good bit of the time 3 some of the time 2 a little of the time 1 none of the time Item MH5 in SF-36 (Medical Outcome Study 36 item Short Form)
ClassificationM-TH-cm-sq-v-6-a
Author's labelMH(Mental Health)5
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 6On range 0 - 10
Mean3.825.64
Standard deviation1.382.76

Scores in123456
%12.622.020.923.115.93.3

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
EducationE01ab02Level of school-education
GenderG01aaSex (male vs female)
Years of educationE01ab02Level of school-education