Study Lowenthal & Chiriboga (1973): study US 1969
- People in transition, metropolis, USA, 1969
- N = 216
- Non Response
Half-structured focused interview
- Authors's Label
- Cumulative stress
- Our Classification
- Related specification variables
- Number of challenging life-events from birth to few years prior to the interview.
Assessed by inspection of life-graphs and focused questions.
Observed Relation with Happiness
(positively correlated with happiness among middle-aged, negatively among pre-retirees)