Correlational findings

Study Thompson et al. (2015): study US San Francisco, California 2010

Transgender women with high HIV risk, San Fransisco, USA, 2010
Survey name
TEACH study: Transfemales Empowering and Advancing Community Health
N = 312
Non Response
Interview: Computer Assisted Personal Interview (CAPI)


Authors's Label
QOL Domain physical health
Our Classification
Error Estimates
Model-based reliability = 0.78
Physical health subscale of WHO-QOL BREF
Range 0-100.
M = 66.08 SD = 18.98 Median = 67.86
Self report on 7 questions.
A To what extent do you feel that physical pain prevents you from doing what you need to do?
B How much do you need any medical treatment to function in your daily life?
C Do you have enough energy for everyday life?
D How well are you able to get around?
E How satisfied are you with your sleep?
F How satisfied are you with your ability to perform your daily living activities?
G How satisfied are you with your capacity for work?

Items A,B,C rated:
5 not at all
4 a little
3 a moderate amount
2 very much
1 An extreme amount

Items D,E,F,G rated:
1 very dissatisfied
2 dissatisfied
3 neither satisfied nor dissatisfied
4 satisfied
5 very satisfied

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-QOL-cw-sq-v-5-b r = +.38