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Correlational findings

Study Michalos & Orlando (2006): study CA British Columbia 1998

Public
University students Northern British Columbia, Canada, 1998 - 2005
Sample
Respondents
N = 3407
Non Response
Assessment
Questionnaire: paper

Correlate

Authors's Label
Quality of Life
Our Classification
Remarks
O-SL by O-QOL
Distribution
M = 5.3, SD. = 1.3
Operationalization
Selfreport on single question:

How satisfied are you with your overall quality of life?
1  very dissatisfied
2  somewhat dissatisfied
3  a little dissatisfied
4  about evenly balanced
5  a little satisfied
6  somewhat satisfied
7  very satisfied

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-v-7-f r = +.71 p < .05 O-HL-u-sq-v-7-f r = +.66 p < .05