- 65+aged, Britain, 2000-2001
- Survey name:
- Omnibus Survey
- N = 999
- Non Response:
Interviews took place in the homes of respondents. They lasted between 60-90 minutes.
- Authors's label
- Self assesed risks of negative life events
- Our Classification
- Perceived risks of life events in comparison with other men/women of the same age(being mugged, being burgled, falling and breaking a bone, being knocked down when crossing the road, suffering from selected (where unreported) medical conditions: cancer, heart disease, losing memory, becoming housebound, entering a nursing home) and an additional item on living to be a 100 years old was added at the end.
Observed Relation with Happiness
- social comparisons and expectations
- health values
- social capital
- socioeconomic status