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Correlational findings

Study Ventegodt (1996): study DK 1993

Public:
31-33 aged, Denmark 1993, born in University Hospital in Copenhagen
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 4611
Non Response:
39%
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper
Mailed questionnaire

Correlate

Authors's Label
fulfilment of basic biological needs
Our Classification
Remarks
The explanation says:"that is your physical needs, such as food, clothing, heating, housing, sleep, sex, safety and security ?"
Distribution
N:    All:4601;   %:1:0.6;   2:3,5;  3:10,4;   4:44,5;   5:41,1
Operationalization
Single question:
"How are your basic biological needs fulfilled at present ?"
1: very badly
2: badly
3: neither well nor badly
4: well
5: very well

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-AOL-m-sq-v-5-a r = +.51 p < .00 1: Ms=2.98
2: Ms=4.76
3: Ms=5.91
4: Ms=7.54
5: Ms=8.75
O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-e r = +.55 p < .00 1: Ms=2.40
2: Ms=3.85
3: Ms=5.43
4: Ms=7.20
5: Ms=8.53
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ha r = +.54 p < .00 1: Ms=2.89
2: Ms=4.33
3: Ms=5.28
4: Ms=6.66
5: Ms=8.14