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Gehmacher (1992d): study AT 1989 /1

Publication

Author(s):
Gehmacher, E.
Title:
Sport, Gesundheit und Lebenszufriedenheit.(Sport, Health and Life Satisfaction.)
Source:
Ehalt, H.C.;Weiss, O.;Eds.: "Sport zwischen Disziplienerung und Neuen Sozialen Bewegungen", Böhlau, 1992, Vienna, Austria, 170 - 184

Investigation

Public:
Military male cadres, Austria, 1989
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1350
Non Response:
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

All in all, are you currently satisfied with your life.......?
1   not satisfied
2
3
4
5   very satisfied
(Originally presented horizontally)
Classification:
O-SLu-c-sq-n-5-a
Author's label:
Life-satisfaction (Lebenszufriedenheit)
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 3%,   2: 3%,   3: 14%,   4: 47%,   5: 32%   (total 99%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 5 On range 0-10
Mean:
3.00 7.50

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Current sporting Active involvement in sports Sporting in youth Earlier involvement in sports Health Self-perceived health Coping capacity Current coping-capacity Age Current age (in years)