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Correlational findings

Study Diener et al. (1991): study US 1989

Public:
Students , USA, 1989
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 107
Non Response:
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper

Correlate

Authors's label
Interaction of positiv and negative affect
Our Classification
Operationalization
Experience Sampling Method at random moments and at the end of a day over 6 weeks

INTENSITY OF POSITIVE AFFECT
SUM OF ALL (pos.affect│pos.affect>neg.affect)/n

FREQUENCY OF POSITIVE AFFECT
SUM OF ALL (pos.affect│pos.affect>neg.affect)/n

A high in frequency (>80%), low in intensity
B high in intensity, low in frequency (>50%)

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks M-FH-g-sq-v-10-a DM = - A high frequency M = 7.86
B high intensity M = 3.00
- difference        -4.86