print

Correlational findings

Study VanHemert et al. (2002a): study ZZ 1974

Public:
Adults, general public, 30 countries, 1974-1999
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 44098
Non Response:
not reported
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper

Correlate

Authors's label
Importance of happiness
Our Classification
Operationalization
Self-report on questions on importance of bring:
a. Contended
b. Enthusiastic
b. Jolly
c. Moody
d. Pleasure seeking
Factorscore, explaining 50,9% of variance.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-Sum---sq-vt-11-a r = +.41 p < .05 Average happiness by importance of happiness in 11 countries.