Findings on happiness in Brown & Kasser (2005): study US 2005

Publication
Author(s)Brown, K.W.; Kasser, T.
TitleAre Psychological and Ecological Well-Being Compatible? The Role of Values, Mindfulness, and Lifestyle.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 2005, Vol. 74, 349 - 368
DOIDOI:10.1007/s11205-004-8207-8
Investigation
Public10+ aged, middle and high school students, USA
Survey nameNot available
SampleNon-probability accidental sample
Respondents N =206
 114 male, 91 female
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: How would you say you are feeling these days? 1 very unhappy 2 unhappy 3 neither unhappy nor happy 4 happy 5 very happy
ClassificationM-FH-c-sq-v-5-c
Author's labelsubjective wellbeing
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
GenerosityV02aa01Terminal values
MaterialismV02aa01cMaterialism