Correlational findings

Study Shmotkin & Hadari (1996): study IL 1991

60+ aged, Israel, 1991
Survey name:
Unnamed study
N = 830
Non Response:
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.


Authors's label
Unstrained affect
Our Classification
tems that load high on a factor derived from responses to several geriatric adjustment inventories
Selfreport on 7 questions
a: I get easily upset
b: I take things hard
c: I get mad more than I used to do
d: I sometimes wory so much that I cannot sleep
e: I am afraid of al lot of things
f:  little things bother me more this year
g: I have a lot to be sad about

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Special Research Type Elaboration / Remarks C-BW-c-sq-l-11-a r = +.30 p < .0001 none O-DT-c-sq-v-7-aa r = +.31 p < .0001 none O-HL-c-sq-v-3-c r = +.29 p < .0001 none