Costa et al. (1985): study US 1958
- Costa, P.T.; McCrae, R.R.; Zonderman, A.B.
- Longitudinal Course of Social Support among Men in the Baltimore Longitudinal Study of Aging.
- Sarason, I.G., Sarason, B.R., Eds.: "Social Support", Martinus Nijhof, 1985, Dordrecht, Netherlands, 137 - 154
- Married males, followed ±12 years Baltimore, USA, 1958-1970
- N = 196
- Non Response:
- Attrition T1-T3: 82%
Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings
- Full text:
Selfreport on single question:
How do you feel about what you have accomplished in life...?
3 well satisfied
2 reasonable satisfied
- Author's label:
- Satisfaction with accomplishments
Satisfaction with earlier marriage-relationship(s)