Correlational findings

Study VanCampen & Verbeek-Oudijk (2017): study NL 2015

Nursing home residents, Netherlands, 2017
Survey name
NL-Ouderen In Instellingen (OII)
N = 951
Non Response
Interview: face-to-face


Authors's Label
sense of control over one's life
Our Classification
Selfreport on  7 questions:
a. Are you free to define the time to get up?
b. Is there a nurse who is trustworthly for you?
c. Is there sometimes a nurse entering your room without knocking on your door?
d. Do you think the nurses take you seriously?
e. The care you get is in line with what you need?
f. Do you think the care you get is to much or to little in line with the thinks you can do by yourself?
g. The nurses take account of what you can do by yourself?

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLL-c-sq-n-10-a Beta = +.44 s Beta controled for:
- personal characteristics:
  - gender
  - age
  - partner
  - education
  - physical health
  - mental health
- perception of situation in nursing home:
  - frequency of intimate contacts
  - attentively care
  - perceived privacy in a home for elderly
  - perceived level of safety
  - involvement
  - confidence
  - treatment
  - self-sufficiency
  - satisfaction with the building