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Correlational findings

Study Harder (1969): study US 1969

Public:
Married females, USA, 196?
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 62
Non Response:
-
Assessment:
Multiple methods
Expert ratings, structured interview, and structured questionnaire

Correlate

Authors's label
Tranquility (vs anxiety)
Our Classification
Operationalization
Wessman & Ricks Tranquility vs Anxiety Scale scored at the end of each day for lowest, average and highest mood experienced that day during 3 weeks (see above under WESSM 1966/1).

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-ARE-md-sqr-v-10-b r = + p < .01 The means of the lowest, average and highest daily scores were correlated with the mean average score on the Elation-Depression Scale.

Daily highest: r = +.77 (01)
Daily average: r = +.92 (01)
Daily lowest : r = +.79 (01)