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Correlational findings

Study Headey & Wearing (1992): study AU AU Victoria 1981

Public
18+ aged, general public, Victoria, Australia, 1981-1989
Sample
Respondents
N = 502
Non Response
Assessment
Questionnaire: paper
Mailed questionnaire

Correlate

Authors's Label
GHQ (General Health Questionnaire)
Our Classification
Operationalization
Selfreport on 12 questions:
Items concern both affect and symptoms: e.g. 'felt constantly under strain'; 'lost much sleep over worry') measure the risk of neurosis.
Goldberg; 1978, Manual of the General Health Questionnaire(NFER, Windsor)

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks M-FH-g-sq-n-11-a r = -.46