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Correlational findings

Study Proctor et al. (2010): study GB 2007

Public:
16-18 aged, UK, 200?
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 410
Non Response:
89
Assessment:
Questionnaire: web

Correlate

Authors's Label
Life satisfaction
Our Classification
Remarks
Students' Life Satisfaction Scale (SLSS: uebner 1991b; Huebner 1991c) is a 7-item self-report scale which assesses global life satisfaction for students aged 8-18.
Distribution
a) M =5.64, SD = 0.19;
b) M = 4.15, SD = 0.20.
c) M = 2.19, SD = 0.49;
Operationalization
Self-report on 7 questions which assesses global life satisfaction:
3 groups identified based on a global life satisfaction self-report scale score:

a) very satisfied (above 5.43 on the 6-point SLSS scale)
b) average (scores were at or between 3.86 and 4.43 on the 6-point SLSS scale)
c) very unsatisfied (scores were at or below 2.71 on the 6-point SLSS scale)

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-BW-cm-mq-nv-7-b DM = + Very high mood    M = +17.54
Average           M = + 6.95
Very low mood     M = - 9.32
- difference          +26.86
M-TH-g-sq-v-6-a DM = + Very satisfied    M = 5.31  SD = 1.03
Average           M = 4.24  SD = 1.09
Very unsatisfied  M = 2.39  SD = 1.53
- difference         +2,92      -0.50