Correlational findings

Study Archer et al. (2008): study SE Göteborg 2002 /2

Office workers, Göteborg, Sweden, 200?
Survey name
Unnamed study
N = 134
Non Response
Questionnaire: Paper & Pencil Interview (PAPI)


Authors's Label
Self esteem
Our Classification
Rosenberg questionnaire
Selfreport on 10 questions:
a: I feel that I am a person of worth
b: All in all, I am inclined to feel that I am a failure
c: I feel that I have a number of good qualities
d: I am able to do things as well as other people
e: I feel I do have much to be proud of
f: I take a positive attitude to 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: I think i am totally good
1 strongly disagree
4 strongly agree

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-BW-cw-mq-v-5-b DM = + 3: High self esteem    M = 2,41
2: Medium self esteem  M = 1,92
1: Low selfseteem      M = 1,35

Affect balance computed by WDH team subtracting NA from PA
A-BW-cw-mq-v-5-b BMCT = + s 3 > 2, 1 A-BW-cw-mq-v-5-b DM = + Affect balance        Self esteem
4 high PA, low NA      58,59
3 High PA, high NA     52,05
2:Low PA, low NA       55,88
1:low PA, high NA      43,62
A-BW-cw-mq-v-5-b BMCT = 4 > 2; 3 > 1