Correlational findings

Study Ventegodt (1995): study DK 1993

18-88 aged, general public, Denmark, 1993
N = 1494
Non Response:
Questionnaire: paper
Mailed questionnaire


Authors's label
Our Classification
Single direct question:
'My life is mainly a question of:
a: surviving
b: making money
c: my job
d: being creative
e: sex
f: feeling good
g: fulfilling my needs
h: relationships
i: my children/having children
j: having good friends
k: living in harmony with myself
l: self-realization
m: making a career
n: making the world a better place
o: serving God'

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-AOL-m-sq-v-5-a DMt = a: Mt=7.75
b: Mt=7.96
c: Mt=8.00
d: Mt=7.96
e: Mt=7.89
f: Mt=7.83
g: Mt=7.91
h: Mt=8.00
i: Mt=7.89
j: Mt=7.86
k: Mt=7.84
l: Mt=7.94
m: Mt=8.06
n: Mt=7.90
o: Mt=7.91
O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-e DMt = a: Mt=7.39
b: Mt=7.55
c: Mt=7.70
d: Mt=7.69
e: Mt=7.60
f: Mt=7.50
g: Mt=7.58
h: Mt=7.70
i: Mt=7.63
j: Mt=7.55
k: Mt=7.54
l: Mt=7.64
m: Mt=7.75
n: Mt=7.66
o: Mt=7.80
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ha DMt = a: Mt=6.96
b: Mt=7.09
c: Mt=7.15
d: Mt=7.13
e: Mt=7.23
f: Mt=6.99
g: Mt=7.08
h: Mt=7.25
i: Mt=7.13
j: Mt=7.04
k: Mt=7.01
l: Mt=7.11
m: Mt=7.25
n: Mt=7.24
o: Mt=7.38