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Correlational findings

Study Evans et al. (2007): study GB 1994

Public:
Mental patients and controls, followed 2 years, UK 1994-2001
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 149
Non Response:
94%
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
positive vsnegative disposition
Our Classification
Operationalization
Question not reported

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-DT-u-sqt-v-7-b b = +.63 p < .005 Mental patients with severe disorder:Patients of mental hospital
- aged 18-65
- diagnosed psychotic of at least 2 years duration
   - hospitalized at least 2 times
   - at least one of which prior to recruitement
O-DT-u-sqt-v-7-b b = +.28 p < .001 Community residents with Common Mental Disorder(CMD)
- 18+ aged community residents
- participants in postal survey
- scoring high on GQH-12 questionnaire
O-DT-u-sqt-v-7-b b = +.20 p < .001 Community residente in good mental health
-18+ aged community residents
- participants in postal survey
- scoring low on GQH-12 questionnaire

Control variables not reported.

B means points difference on scale 1-7