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Correlational findings

Study Ganglmair Wooliscroft & Lawson (2008): study NZ 2005

Public
18+ aged, general public, New-Zealand, 2005
Sample
Respondents
N = 3556
Non Response
63,4%
Assessment
Questionnaire: paper
Respondents were asked to indicate their ethnicity as being of European or Maori descent

Correlate

Authors's Label
Satisfaction with multiple domains of life
Our Classification
Remarks
Items of 'Personal Wellbeing Scale'
Distribution
European descent: N=2769; M= 67,8; SD= 15,4
Maori descent: N=289: M=64,6; SD= 16,7
Related specification variables
Operationalization
Selfreport on seven questions:
How satisfied are you with your:
a: standard of living
b: health
c: achievement in life
d: personalrelationships
e: feeling safe
f: feelingpart of community
g: future security

Rated on a 0-10 numerical scale

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-u-sq-n-11-cb = .64 European descent(78%)

a+b+c+d+e+f+g
O-SLW-u-sq-n-11-cb = .64 Maori descent(8%)

a+b+c+d+e+f+g