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Correlational findings

Study Chiriboga & Lowenthal (1971): study US 1969

Public:
People in transition, metropolis, USA, 1969
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 216
Non Response:
-
Assessment:
Multiple methods
Depth interviews and tests, (± 9 hours)

Correlate

Authors's label
Psychological resources (positive mental health)_A
Our Classification
Operationalization
14 indicators of psychological resources including measures of mutuality (familial and extra-familial), resolution of losses, contextual and temporal perspective, growth, competence, in- sight, perceived and judged encroach-
ment, hope, and satisfaction with
intrapersonal and interpersonal compe-
tence in general.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-BB-cw-mq-v-4-d r = - p < .05 Six of the deficit indicators correlated significantly (05) with both affect balance and with negative affect.
No relationships with positive affect were found.