- Adult college students, Denmark, 1946-47
- N = 113
- Non Response:
Questionnaire completed in class
- Authors's Label
- Perceived sources ofown happiness
- Our Classification
- Analysis on the basis of a comparison of the 'happy' subjects and those reporting 'about as often happy and unhappy' or 'unhappy most of the time'.
- 31-item inventory. Each item was scored for its importance for the attainment of happiness.
c. Clear Conscience.
d. Economic independece.
e. Entertainments (dance, cinema, etc)
f. Excitement and thrills.
g. Freedom (of speech and behavior)
i. Good fellowship.
j. Good food.
k. Good health.
l. Helping others.
n. Joy of collecting.
o. Joy of work.