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Correlational findings

Study Zautra (1975): study US Utah 1970

Public:
18+ aged, men and women, Salt Lake County, USA, 1973-1974
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 454
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
Economic Well-Being
Our Classification
  • INCOME Attitudes to own income
  • POSSESSIONS Attitudes to one's possessions
  • RESOURCES Attitudes to own resources
Operationalization
Factors derived from responses on the following questions:
 a How do you feel about your standard of living …?
 b How do you feel about your house or apartment?
 c How do you feel about the income you have and your family have?
 d Positive affect
 e How do you feel about yourself, what you are accomplishing, and how you handle problems?
 
 Rated
 1 terrible
 2 unhappy
 3 mostly dissatisfied
 4 mixed
 5 mostly satisfied
 6 pleased
 7 delighted

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a r = +.34 O-DT-u-sqt-v-7-a r = +.32