Findings on happiness in Cadenas Blanco et al. (2019): study ES 2014

Publication
Author(s)Cadenas Blanco, M.; Fernandez Rodriguez, M.; Garcia Vega, E.; Guerra Mora, P.
TitleLife satisfaction in people with gender dysphoria: control case study (Satisfaccion con la vida en personas con disforia de genero: Estudio caso-control)
SourceRevista desexologia, 8(1):5-12
Investigation
PublicPatients of a gender clinic and controls, Spain, 201?
 71 participants. 31 patients of UTIGPA of which 15 identify as women and 16 as men, mean age = 27 SD = 10.42. Control group consists of 25 females and 15 males, mean age = 26 SD = 4.65
Last assesment2014
Survey nameUnnamed study
SampleNon-probability self-selected
 Patients of UTIGPA were invited to participate voluntarily.
Respondents N =71
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentQuestionnaire: web
General remarksYear of assessment not reported
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: In most ways my life is close to ideal 1 strongly disagree 2 disagree 3 neither agree nor disagree 4 agree 5 strongly agree Item in Diener's Satisfaction with life Scale (SWLS) Adjusted rating scale: 5-step verbal instead of 7-step numerical
ClassificationO-V-u-sq-v-5-a
Author's labelSatisfaction with life scale item 1
Page in publicationTable 1
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean3.14
Standard deviation


Full textSelfreport on single question: The conditions of my life are excellent 1 strongly disagree 2 agree 3 neither agree nor disagree 4 disagree 5 strongly agree Item in Diener's Satisfaction with life Scale (SWLS) Adjusted rating scale; 5-step verbal instead of 7-step numerical
ClassificationO-SLC-u-sq-v-5-a
Author's labelSatisfaction with life scale item 2
Page in publicationTable 1
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean3.47
Standard deviation


Full textSelfreport on single question: 'I am satisfied with my life' 1 strongly disagree 2 agree 3 neither agree not disagree 4 disagree 5 strongly agree Item in Diener's Satisfaction with life Scale (SWLS) Adjusted rating scale (5-step verbal instead of 7-step numerical)
ClassificationO-SLu-u-sq-v-5-d
Author's labelSatisfaction with life scale item 3
Page in publicationTable 1
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean3.35
Standard deviation


Full textSelfreport on single question: So far, I have achieved most important things I want in my life 1 strongly disagree 2 agree 3 neither agree nor disagree 4 disagree 5 strongly agree Item in Diener's Satisfaction with life Scale (SWLS) Adjusted rating scale: 5-step verbal instead of 7-step numerical
ClassificationC-RG-h-sq-v-5-a
Author's labelSatisfaction with life scale item 4
Page in publicationTable 1
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean3.41
Standard deviation


Full textSelfreport on four questions: To what extent are you in agreement / disagreement with the following statements about the way in which you think about yourself and your life? A In most areas my life is almost ideal B The conditions of my life are excellent C I am contented with my life D So far, I have always achieved the most important things I want in life Answers rated: 5 totally agree 4 slightly agree 3 don't know 2 slightly disagree 1 totally disagree Computation: A+B+C+D divided by 4 Name: Shortened Diener's Satisfaction with Life Scale (SWLS) (In the original scale item 5 reads: 'If I could live my life over, I would change nothing'. This item is left out in this selection because a positive answer to this question does not necessarily mean that the respondent doesn't like the life he/she actually lives.)
ClassificationO-Sum-u-mq-v-5-bb
Author's labelSatisfaction with life scale avarage
RemarksAverage over 4 item shortened SWLS computed by WDH team.
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Mean3.34
Standard deviation


Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
patient of gender clinic (vs control)H17abCurrently in treatment or not
patient of gender clinic (vs control)H17ac03Gender disphoria: medical sexe reassignment, also classified as above ↑