- 18+ aged, general public, USA, 1973/3
- Survey name:
- Unnamed study
- N = 1433
- Non Response:
using highly structured questionnaires
- Authors's label
- Expected change in happiness: Progress past & future
- Our Classification
- Difference in response to two questions 1."Where was your life five years ago?"
2."Where do you expect your life to be
five years from now?"
Both rated on a 9-point graphic scale ranging from best life (9) to worst life (1)
Observed Relation with Happiness
at the beginning of the interview: r=+.11
at the end of the interview: r=+.14