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Correlational findings

Study Bakker & VandeBerg (1974): study NL 1968

Public:
20-65 aged, general public, The Netherlands, 1968
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1552
Non Response:
34% refusal and unattainable.
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

Correlate

Authors's label
Subjective health feeling
Our Classification
Operationalization
Direct question rated on an open graphic scale ranging from 'very sick' to 'very healthy'.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HP-g-sq-ol-7-a G = +.50 p < .05 Unaffected by age.
Stronger among lower S.E.S.
Stronger among lower educational levels.
Stronger among males.