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Correlational findings

Study Lehman (1988): study US 1981

Public:
Chronic mental patients, USA,1981
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 469
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
General Life Satisfaction
Our Classification
Operationalization
Selfreport on single question, asked twice in interview
How do you feel about your life as a whole......?"
7  delighted
6  pleased
5  mostly satisfied
4  mixed
3  mostly dissatisfied
2  unhappy
1  terrible

Summation: arthmetic mean

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-DT-u-sqt-v-7-a r = +.71 One Week Test-Rtest Correlation(N=45)