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Correlational findings

Study Pandey (1971): study US 1969

Public:
Mentally retarded males, hospital, USA, 196?
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 149
Non Response:
Assessment:
Multiple methods
Structured interview, analysis of hospital records, and staff ratings.

Correlate

Authors's label
Popularity
Our Classification
Operationalization
1. Rating by 2 experienced staff
   members who were familiar with all
   the patients, on a 7-point
   'isolated-popular' scale.

2. Score based on the number of times
   one is selected by his peers in
   answering three open-ended
   questions:
   - who do you like?
   - who are your friends?
   - who do you play with?

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-CP-g-rdn-?-7-a r = + p < .001 Open ward  : r = +.52 (001)
Closed ward: r = +.47 (001)
            
               
                        
A-CP-g-rdn-?-7-a r = + Open ward  : r = +.04 (ns)
Closed ward: r = +.30 (05)