- 18+ aged, general public, USA, 1973/7
- N = 222
- Non Response:
Using highly structured questionnaires.
- Authors's label
- Expected change in happiness: Future progress
- Our Classification
- Difference in response to two single direct questions:
a "Where do you expect your life
to be five years from now?"
b "Where was your life most of the time during the past year?"
Rated on a 9-point graphic scale ranging from best life (9) to worst life (0)
Observed Relation with Happiness
at the beginning, in the middle and at the end.
O-DT asked first : r=-.00
O-DT asked second: r=-.10
O-DT asked third : r=-.10