Correlational findings

Study Francis & Bolger (1994): study GB 1993

55-85 aged, retired civil servants, United Kingdom, 199?
Survey name:
Unnamed study
N = 50
Non Response:
Questionnaire: paper
Bradburns Balanced Affect Scale together with the 24 item abbreviated Revised Eysenck Personality Questionnaire


Authors's label
Lie scale
Our Classification
Selfreport on 12 questions:
a. If you say you will do something, do you always keep your promise no matter how inconvenient it might be?
B. Were you ever greedy by helping yourself to more than your share of anything?
C. Have you ever blamed someone for something that you really knew it was your fault?
D. Are all your habits good and desirable ones?
E. Have you ever taken anything (even a pin or a button) that belonged to someone else?
F. Have you ever broken or lost something that belonged to someone else?
G. Have you ever said anything bad or nasty about anyone?
H. As a child were you ever cheeky to your parents?
i. Have you ever cheated at a game?
J. Have you ever taken advantage of something?
K. Do you always practice what you preach?
L. Do you sometimes put off until tomorrow what you ought to do today?

0 no
1 yes

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a r = +.06 ns