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Studies

Casas et al. (2007): study ES 2003

Publication

Author(s):
Casas, F.; Figuer, C; Gonzalez-Carrasco, M.
Title:
The Well-Being of 12-to-16-Year-Old Adolescents and their Parents: Results from 1999 to 2003 Spanish Samples.
Source:
Social Indicators Research, 2007, Vol. 83, 87 - 115

Investigation

Public:
Adolescents, Spain 2003 Middle class families, Catalonia
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Probability sample (unspecified)
Respondents:
N = 2341
Non Response:
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper
Pupils: questionnaire administrated in class Parents: questionnaire completed at home (brought and returned by child in sealed envelope)

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

.. Life satisfaction ... (Full text not reported)
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Scale not reported
Classification:
O-SL?-?-sq-?-0-a
Author's label:
adolescents' overall life satisfaction
Page in publication:
97,98
Observed distribution
Frequencies
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 1 On range 0-10
Mean:
7.67
SD:
2.38

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding sex Sex (male vs female) age Age difference among young people Learning related satisfaction Attitudes to school Family and friends satisfaction Satisfaction with family
Satisfaction with friends
Time enjoyment satisfaction Satisfaction with time-use Physical activities satisfaction Satisfaction with sporting Self-esteem Current self-evaluation Perceived control Inner locus of control Perceived social support Sources of current support Body, security and self related satisfaction Current satisfaction with self Interpersonal relationships satisfaction Satisfaction with family
Satisfaction with friends
Use of time and learning related satisfaction Attitudes to school
Satisfaction with time-use
Spirituality related satisfaction Satisfaction with religion