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Correlational findings

Study Headey (1981): study AU 1978

Public:
Adults, general public, Australia, 1978
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 679
Non Response:
not reported
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper

Correlate

Authors's label
Assertiveness index
Our Classification
Operationalization
Index of two single questions on:
a: The ability to assert yourself when necessary
b: The extent to which you are tough and can take it
Both items scored on 1-9 D-T rating scale, summation by average.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-DT-u-sqt-v-9-a r = +.44 p < .001 O-DT-u-sqt-v-9-a Beta = +.05 all cases
Beta's controlled for satisfaction with
- self-fulfillment
- sex life
- problem handling
- family activities
- work around the house
- mother
- health
- house
- standard of living
- friends
- fun and enjoyment
- marriage
O-DT-u-sqt-v-9-a Beta = +.05 married cases
Beta's controlled for satisfaction with
- self-fulfillment
- sex life
- problem handling
- family activities
- work around the house
- mother
- health
- house
- standard of living
- friends
- fun and enjoyment
- marriage