Findings on happiness in Neuberger & Allerbeck (1978): study XZ Germany West 1976 /3

Publication
Author(s)Neuberger, O.; Allerbeck, M.
TitleMessung und Analyse von Arbeitszufriedenkeit. (Measurement and Analysis of Satisfaction with Work).
SourceHans Huber Verlag, 1978, Bern, Switzerland
Investigation
PublicYoung female employees, cure-clinic, West Germany, 1976
Survey nameNot available
SampleNot available
 Non-probability chunk sample of female employees of cure-clinic
Respondents N =150
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
General remarksStudy reported in more detail in: Doubrawa, R., Unveröffentliche Daten einer Untersuchung an weiblichen Angestellten in einer Kurklinik der Bfa., Bad Steben, 1976.
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: When you're not only thinking of your job, but of your total present situation (house, prices, health, love, politics, neighbors, etc.), how satisfied are you with your life as-a-whole? Please mark the appropriate face below. Rated on pictorial scale, consisting of seven smilies, expressing variations from very dissatisfied (a) to very satisfied (g) ( Kunin's 'Faces scale') Pictures not reproduced here). 1 unhappy face . . 4 neutral face . . 7 happy face Item in the "Arbeitsbeschreibungsbogen" (job-description questionaire).
ClassificationM-AO-c-sq-f-7-a
Author's labelLife-satisfaction
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
AgressivenesP04aaAggressive, angry
CalmnesP04csSelf-confidant
CompanionablenesP04cwSociable
DepressivenessH11ac04aDepressive (f31-33)
DominanceP04atDominant
Evaluation of bossW05ad02gSatisfaction with management
Evaluation of colleaguesW05ad02cSatisfaction with colleagues
Evaluation of job developmentW05ad02bSatisfaction with promotion-chances
Evaluation of organisation and managementW05ad02gSatisfaction with management
Evaluation of paymentW05ad02aSatisfaction with pay
Evaluation of work activitiesW05ad02dSatisfaction with work itself
Evaluation of work conditionsW05ad02eSatisfaction with work conditions
InhibitanceP04bnInhibited
IrritatibilityP04bsIrritable
NervousnessH13abCurrent psycho-somatic complaints