Study McCrae & Costa (1991): study US Baltimore County, Maryland 1979
- Single males and couples Baltimore USA, followed 7 years, 1979-86
- N = 429
- Non Response
- Questionnaire: Paper & Pencil Interview (PAPI)
- Authors's Label
- Actual past happiness_B
- Our Classification
- Index of closed questions on satisfaction with 14 distinct areas in life, including health, money, neighborhood and work. Neugarten e.a.
Life satisfaction Index (LSI).
(This measure is not considered as a valid measure of happiness by us).
Assessed at T1(1979) and T2(1981)