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Correlational findings

Study Michalos & Zumbo (2003): study CA British Columbia 1999

Public
18+ aged, general public, British Columbia, USA, 1999
Sample
Respondents
N = 440
Non Response
17,6
Assessment
Questionnaire: paper

Correlate

Authors's Label
General health
Our Classification
Remarks
General health subscale of SF-36 helath questionnaire (Ware 1992).
Distribution
Mean:  71.7
Operationalization
Self report on 4 questions:
How TRUE or FALSE are the following statements for you
a. I seem to sick a little easier than other people
b. I am as healthy as anybody I know
c. I expect my health to get worse
d. my health is excellent
Rated:
- definetly true (100%)
- mostly true
- don't know
- mostly false
- definitely false (0%)

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-v-7-f Beta = +.15 Beta controlled for
- mental health
- social functioning
- physical functioning