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Studies

Chan, D. et al. (2017): study ZZ Developing nations 2012

Publication

Author(s):
Chan, D., D.; Hamamura, T., T.; Man Wai Li, L.
Title:
Is trusting others related to better health? An investigation of older adults across six non-western countries
Source:
Journal of cross-cultural psychology, 2017, vol.48(8) 1288-1301

Investigation

Public:
50+ aged, 6 non-Western developing countries, 201?
Survey name:
World-WHO-HealthInfo
Sample:
Sampling not reported
Respondents:
N = 35329
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Not reported, face-to-face assumed

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Taking all things together, how would you say you are these days? Are you..
4  very happy
3
2
1  very unhappy

Intermediate labels not reported
Classification:
O-HL-c-sq-v-4-v
Author's label:
Happiness
Remarks:
China: M=3.58 SD=.70
Ghana: M=3.52 SD=.86
India: M=3.46 SD=.77
Mexico: M=3.45 SD=.78
Russia: M=3.33 SD=.76
South Africa: M=3.56 SD=.87
Page in publication:
1293
Full text:
Selfreport on single question

Taking all things together, how saisfied are you with your life as a whole these days?
5  very satisfied
4
3
2
1  very dissatisfied

Labels of intermediate response options not reported
Classification:
O-SLW-c-sq-v-5-y
Author's label:
Life satisfaction
Remarks:
China: M=3.65 SD=.68
Ghana: M=3.48 SD=.83
India: M=3.69 SD=.77
Mexico: M=3.92 SD=.64
Russia: M= 3.45 SD=77
South Africa: M=3.63 SD=.82
Page in publication:
1293

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Gender Sex (male vs female) Age Age difference among elderly Income Current income level (unspecified) Human Development Index Modernity of nation Generalized trust Trust in people