Findings on happiness in Yancey & Berglass (1991): study US Texas 1989

Publication
Author(s)Yancey, G.B.; Berglass, S.
TitleLove Styles and Life Satisfaction
SourcePsychological Reports, 1991, Vol. 68, 883-890.
URLhttps://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.2466/pr0.1991.68.3.883
Investigation
PublicUndergraduate students, Austin, Texas, USA
 Age range not reported
 Year not reported, supposed 1989
Survey nameUnnamed study
 Own study
SampleNon-probability accidental sample
 Subjects received additional credit in their psychology classes in return for participation.
Respondents N =140
 42 males, 98 females
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentNot available
 Not reported
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question .. life .. (text not reported) 5 very satisfied 4 3 2 1 very dissatisfied
ClassificationO-SL?-?-sq-v-5-e
Author's labelLife satisfaction
Page in publication884
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean3.90
Standard deviation0.90


Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
Lov styleL19acAttitudes to one's love-life
Lov styleS03acAttitudes to one's sex-life, also classified as above ↑