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Correlational findings

Study Chan (2013a): study CN 2008

Public:
Schoolteachers, Hongkong, China, 2008
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 143
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's Label
Life satisfaction
Our Classification
Remarks
Diener's Satisfaction With Life Scale (SWLS), the last item of which does not fit the conceptual focus of this World database of happiness
Distribution
Range 5 - 25< M = 15.87 SD = 3.68
Operationalization
Selfreport on 5 questions:
a:  In most ways my life is close to ideal
b:  I am satisfied with my life
c: The conditions of my life are excellent
d: So far, I have gotten the important things I want in life
e: If I could live my life over again, I would change nothing

Answers rated:
7  strongly agree
6  
5  
4
3  
2
1  strongly disagree

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-BW-g-mq-v-5-b r = + Positive affect r = +.38 (001)
Negatvie effect r = -.25 (01)
Hence positive correlation with Affect Balance