print

Correlational findings

Study Ventegodt (1995): study DK 1993

Public
18-88 aged, general public, Denmark, 1993
Sample
Respondents
N = 1494
Non Response
39%
Assessment
Questionnaire: paper
Mailed questionnaire

Correlate

Authors's Label
expression of life's potentials
Our Classification
Remarks
Expression of life-potentials is calculated as weighted mean of 23 questions about satisfaction with 5 domains: partner, children and parents, friends, external environment and self. See Chapter 8 of "Measuring the Quality of Life", Ventegodt 1996
Distribution
N:   all:1456,   1:44,   2:382,   3:936,   4:94,   5:-
Operationalization
Expression of life potentials
1: very bad
2: bad
3: neither good nor bad
4: good
5: very good

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-AOL-m-sq-v-5-a r = +.33 p < .00 1: Mt=6.14
2: Mt=6.90
3: Mt=8.06
4: Mt=9.13
5: Mt=-
All Mt=
O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-e r = +.37 p < .00 1: Mt=5.68
2: Mt=6.48
3: Mt=7.76
4: Mt=9.04
5: Mt=-
All Mt=
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ha r = +.39 p < .00 1: Mt=5.00
2: Mt=5.99
3: Mt=7.30
4: Mt=8.43
5: Mt=-
All Mt=