Findings on happiness in Zubieta et al. (2012): study AR Buenos Aires 2007

Publication
Author(s)Zubieta, E.; Fernandez, O.; Muratori, M.
TitleBienestar Subjetivo y psicosocial: Explorando Diferencias de Género (Subjective and Psychosocial Well-Being: Exploring Gender Differences).
SourceSalud & Sociedad, 2012, Vol. 3, 66 - 76
Investigation
PublicUniversity students, Argentina, 200?
 Aged 17-66, mean age 28,15, SD; 11.04 34,2% males (238); 65,8% females (458)
 Year of data gathering not reported
Survey nameUnnamed study
SampleNon-probability chunk sample
Respondents N =696
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: In most ways my life is close to ideal 1 strongly disagree 2 disagree 3 slightly disagree 4 neither agree, nor disagree 5 slightly agree 6 agree 7 strongly agree Item in Diener's Satisfaction With Life Scale (SWLS)
ClassificationO-V-u-sq-v-7-a
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 7On range 0 - 10
Mean5.05
Standard deviation


Full textSelfreport on single question: The conditions of my life are excellent 1 strongly disagree 2 disagree 3 slightly disagree 4 neither agree, nor disagree 5 slightly agree 6 agree 7 strongly agree Item in Diener's Satisfaction With Life Scale (SWLS)
ClassificationO-SLC-u-sq-v-7-a
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 7On range 0 - 10
Mean4.80
Standard deviation


Full textSelfreport on single question: I am satisfied with my life. 1 strongly disagree 2 disagree 3 slightly disagree 4 neither agree, nor disagree 5 slightly agree 6 agree 7 strongly agree Item in Diener's Satisfaction With Life Scale (SWLS)
ClassificationO-SLu-u-sq-v-7-a
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 7On range 0 - 10
Mean5.32
Standard deviation


Full textSelfreport on single question: Use the list below to answer the following question: IN GENERAL, HOW HAPPY OR UNHAPPY DO YOU USUALLY FEEL? Check the one statement that best describes your average happiness. 10 extremely happy (feeling ecstatic, joyous, fantastic!) 9 very happy (feeling really good and elated!) 8 pretty happy (spirits high, feeling good) 7 mildly happy (feeling fairly good and somewhat cheerful) 6 slightly happy ( just a bit above neutral) 5 neutral (not particularly happy or unhappy) 4 slightly unhappy (just a bit below neutral) 3 mildly unhappy (just a bit low) 2 pretty unhappy (somewhat "blue", spirits down) 1 very unhappy ( depressed, spirits very low) 0 extremely unhappy (utterly depressed, completely down) Name: Fordyce's overall happiness item, 11 step version
ClassificationM-FH-g-sq-v-11-a
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 0 - 11On range 0 - 10
Mean7.01
Standard deviation


Full textSelfreport on single question: Taking all things together, would you say you are.....? 4 very happy 3 rather happy 2 not too happy 1 not at all happy.
ClassificationO-HL-u-sq-v-4-ac
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 4On range 0 - 10
Mean3.18
Standard deviation


Full textSelfreport on single question: How satisfied are you with your life in general? 1 very dissatisfied 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 very satisfied
ClassificationO-SLu-g-sq-n-10-a
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 10On range 0 - 10
Mean7.80
Standard deviation


Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
genderG01aaSex (male vs female)