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Correlational findings

Study Shmotkin & Hadari (1996): study IL 1991

Public
60+ aged, Israel, 1991
Survey name
Unnamed study
Sample
Respondents
N =
Non Response
Assessment
Interview: face-to-face
The respondents were interviewed individually or in small groups. They were approached in some dozens of public sites as well as private homes over the country.

Correlate

Authors's Label
Delighted-Terrible Scale
Our Classification
Operationalization
Self report on sngle question "How do you feel about your life as a whole…..?"
7  delighted
6  pleased
5  mostly satisfied
4  mixed
3  mostly dissatisfied
2  unhappy
1  terrible

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-3-c r = +.53 p < .0001 Reconciled aging