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Correlational findings

Study Michalos (1985): study CA Guelph CMA 1985

Public:
Students undergraduates University of Guelph, Canada, 1984
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 700
Non Response:
18%
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper

Correlate

Authors's label
Satisfaction with recreation activity
Our Classification
Operationalization
Closed question on satisfaction with personal recreation activities, rated on a 7 point scale.
1:terrible...7:delightful.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-DT-c-sq-v-7-aa Beta = +.12 p < .01 Males   N:140 ß=+.16   (05)
Females N:149 ß=+.14   (05)

ß's controlled for satisfaction with:
health, financial security,family relations, paid employment, friendships, housing, self-esteem and education