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Correlational findings

Study Abbey et al. (1983): study US Detroit 1984

Public:
Tranquilizer users, Detroit, USA, 1984
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 675
Non Response:
40%
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
4 structured interviews at 6 week intervals

Correlate

Authors's label
Negative affect of life quality
Our Classification
Operationalization
5-item index of 4 domain items self personal life, worklife and health and one general quality of life-as-a-whole item. Respondents were asked how much they felt 'emotionally upset' about these 5 areas. 5-point scale ranging from 'not at all' to 'a great deal'.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks M-ACO-cw-mq-*-20-a r = -.77