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Correlational findings

Study Bradburn & Caplovitz (1965): study US Illinois 1962

Public:
Adult, general public, 4 towns, varying in economic prosperity, Illinois, USA, 1962
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 2006
Non Response:
-
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
Anxiety
Our Classification
Operationalization
6-item index of closed questions on dizziness, general aches and pains, headaches, muscle twitches, nervous- ness, and rapid heart beat; during last week.
(items from Stouffer et al. 1949)

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa G = -.33 p < .01 A-BB-cw-mq-v-4-e G = - Index of Positive Affects: G' = +.02 (ns)
Index of Negative Affects: G' = +.53 (01)