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Correlational findings

Study Holloway & Carson (1999): study GB 1990

Public:
Mental patients, UK, followed 3 years,1990-1993
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 70
Non Response:
0
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
Leisure
Our Classification
Operationalization
Selfreport on the following questions:
-I visit friends or relatives for a meal at least once a month
-I go to a cafe or restaurant for a meal at least once a month
-I do some sport at leat once a month
-I go to a local club, class or meeting  at least once a month
-I go to the cinema or theatre at least once a month
-I go out to meet friends or relatives at least once a week
-I go away on holiday for at least two weeks each year
-I go to church (or some place) at least once a month
-I have a hoby or interst
-There is lots for me to do at home

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-DT-u-sqt-v-7-a r = +.34 p < .008 O-DT-u-sqt-v-7-a rpc = +.39 p < .005 rpc controled for depression as measured with Beck Depression Investertory