Findings on happiness in Headey & Wooden (2005): study 2006

Publication
Author(s)Headey, B.; Wooden, M.
TitleThe Importance of Wealth for Subjective Well-Being.
SourceThe economic record, 2004, 80, S23-S33
URLhttp://ftp.iza.org/dp1032.pdf
DOIdoi:.org/10.1111/j.1475-4932.2004.00181.x
Investigation
Public60+ aged visitors of a university geriatric polyclinic, Campinas state,Brazil 2006-2007
Collect periodAugust 2006
Last assesment2007
Last collect periodSeptember 2007
Survey nameUnnamed study
SampleNon-probability chunk sample
Respondents N =125
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport in single question: general extent of experienced life satisfaction .. (full text not reported 1 very little 2 3 high
ClassificationO-SL?-?-sq-v-3-d
Author's labelsatisglob
Page in publication108
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 3On range 0 - 10
Mean2.37
Standard deviation7.00


Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
ageA04ab03Age-differences among elders
males/femalesG01aaSex (male vs female)