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Studies

Cooke et al. (2004): study GB 2000

Publication

Author(s):
Cooke, R.; Audin, K.; Barkham, M.
Title:
Student Debt and its Relation to Student Mental Health
Source:
Journal of Further and Higher Education, 2004, Vol. 28, 53 - 66

Investigation

Public:
Students, United Kingdom, 2000-2002
Sample:
Non-probability chunk sample
Respondents:
N = 4882
Non Response:
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper
Students completed the questionnaire at the end of the 1st semester in their 1st, 2nd, or 3rd year.

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question

During the past week I have felt unhappy
0  none of the time
1
2
3
4  all of the time
Classification:
M-TH-cw-sq-v-5-d
Author's label:
Happiness
Remarks:
Weighed mean computed by WDH-team
Page in publication:
55,59
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 0%,   3: 0%,   4: 0%,   5: 0%
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 4 On range 0-10
Mean:
1.43
Full text:
Self report on single question:

During the past week I have achieved the things I wanted to do
0  not at all
1
2
3
4  all the time
Classification:
C-W-cw-sq-v-5-a
Author's label:
Contentment
Remarks:
Weighed mean computed by WDH-team
Page in publication:
55,59
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 0%,   3: 0%,   4: 0%,   5: 0%
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 4 On range 0-10
Mean:
1.92

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Debt worry Worrying about money Financial concerns Concerns about income