Correlational findings

Study Bajaj et al. (2016): study IN 2014

Undergraduate students, India, 2014
Survey name
Unnamed study
N =
Non Response
Questionnaire: Paper & Pencil Interview (PAPI)


Authors's Label
Self esteem
Our Classification
Error Estimates
Cronbach alpha 0.80
Rosenberg Self-Esteem Scale (RSES) (Rosenberg 1965)
M = 2,9, SD = 0,42
Selfreport on 10 questions
A: I feel that I am a person of worth, at least on an equal plane with others.
B:. I feel that I have a number of good qualities..
C: . All in all, I am inclined to feel that I am a failure.
D: . I am able to do things as well as most other people.
E: I feel I do not have much to be proud of.
F: . I take a positive attitude toward myself.
G: . On the whole, I am satisfied with myself.
H: I wish I could have more respect for myself.
I: I certainly feel useless at times.
J: . At times I think I am no good at all.

4 strongly agree
3 agree
2 disagree
1 strongly disagree

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-BW-g-mq-v-5-b r = + p < .01 r with positive affect +.47 (01)
r with negative affect -.45 (01)
Hence positive correlation with Affect Balance