print

Correlational findings

Study Headey & Wearing (1981): study AU AU Victoria 1978 /1

Public:
Adults, general public, Melbourne, Australia, followed 25 months 1978-1981
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 184
Non Response:
0
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper

Correlate

Authors's label
Change in satisfaction with self fulfullment
Our Classification
Operationalization
Index of 6 single questions on satisfaction with:
a: The sense of purpose and meaning in your life
b: What are you accomplishing in your life
c: How intersting is your day-to-day-life
d: Extent to which you are developing yourself and broadening your life
e: Extent to which you are achieving succes and getting ahead
f: How exciting is your life
All scored on a 1-9 D-T rating scale, summation by average.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a Beta = +.38 p < .001 T1-T2 CHANGE in happiness by T1-T2 CHANGE in satisfaction with self fulfillment A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a Beta = +.20 p < .05 T1-T2 CHANGE in happiness by T1-T2 CHANGE in self fulfillment.
Beta controlled for satisfaction with
- sex life
- health
- house
- standard of living
- friends
- leisure