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Correlational findings

Study Andrews & Withey (1976): study US 1972 /2

Public:
18+ aged, general public, USA, Nov 1972
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1072
Non Response:
38%
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
using highly structured questionnaires

Correlate

Authors's label
Amount of worrying
Our Classification
  • WORRIES Current worries Amount of worrying
Operationalization
Closed question: "Most people worry more or less about some things. Would you say you never worry, worry a little, worry sometimes, worry a lot, or worry all the time?"

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa r = -.24 O-HV-u-sq-v-7-b r = -.30 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a r = -.31 O-SLW-c-sq-n-7-a r = -.27 O-SLL-c-sq-v-3-a r = -.24 M-FH-u-sq-t-101-a r = -.16 O-DT-u-sqt-v-7-a mr = -.26 O-DT asked first: r=-.24
 O-DT asked last : r=-.27