Correlational findings

Study Milfont & Gouveia (2009): study BR 2008

17-40 aged, students, Brazil, 2008
Survey name
Unnamed study
N = 102
Non Response
Questionnaire: Paper & Pencil Interview (PAPI)


Authors's Label
Our Classification
Error Estimates
Cronbach alpha: 87
Subjective Vitality Scale (Ryan & Frederick 1997):
Selreport on 14 questions:  
a. I am regularly able to do what I do best.
b. I always play to my strengths.
c. I always try to use my strengths.
d. I achieve what I want by using my strengths.
e. I use my strengths everyday.
f. I use my strengths to get what I want out of life.
g. My work gives me lots of opportunities to use my strengths.
h.My life presents me with lots of different ways to use my strengths.
i.Using my strengths comes naturally to me.
j.I find it easy to use my strengths in the things I do.
k.I am able to use my strengths in lots of different situations.
l. Most of my time is spent doing the things that I am good at doing.
m.Using my strengths is something I am familiar with.
N. I am able to use my strengths in lots of different ways.

Rated: not at all true (1)  to very true (7)

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-H?-?-sq-?-7-a r = +.49 p < .001