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Studies

Godoy-Izquierdo et al. (2009): study ES 2005

Publication

Author(s):
Godoy-Izquierdo, D.; Godoy, J.F.; Martinez, A.
Title:
Balance Afectivo en Hombres y Mujeres: Implicaciones de la Edad y el Sexo. (Affect Balance amon Men and Women: Implications of Age and Sex).
Source:
Behavioral Psychology/Psicologia Conductual, 2009, Vol. 17, 299 - 319

Investigation

Public:
Pregnant women, Spain, 200?
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Non-probability purposive sample
Respondents:
N = 196
Non Response:
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper
Questionnaires handed out in public and private health and maternal education centres and completed at the instant

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Self-reported single question:

How happy do you feel currently, in the last few days or weeks?
0  very unhappy
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10 very happy
Classification:
M-FH-c-sq-n-11-b
Author's label:
Current happiness
Remarks:
Q1= 7  Q2= 8  Q3= 9
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0.5%,   2: 0.5%,   3: 0%,   4: 1%,   5: 1.5%,   6: 9.2%,   7: 11.2%,   8: 20.9%,   9: 27%,   10: 17.9%,   11: 10.2%   (total 99.9%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
7.48 7.48
SD:
1.70 1.70
Full text:
Self reported single question:

How happy do you usually feel, along your life?
0  very unhappy
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10 very happy

This question is preceded by the following question: How happy do you feel currently, in the last few days or weeks?
Classification:
M-FH-g-sq-n-11-c
Author's label:
General happiness
Remarks:
Q1= 7  Q2= 8  Q3= 8
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 1%,   2: 0%,   3: 0%,   4: 0%,   5: 0%,   6: 2%,   7: 11.7%,   8: 23.5%,   9: 38.3%,   10: 14.3%,   11: 9.2%   (total 100%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
7.71 7.71
SD:
1.41 1.41

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Family monthly income Household income Unwantedness of pregnancy Unwanted pregnancy Current hapiness O-HL by O-HL Perceived health status Global health rating Age Current age (in years) Perceived contribution to happiness of love and being loved Perceived sources of happiness
Attitudes to one's love-life
Attitudes to intimates
Attitudes to affective life
Perceived contribution of family and family relationships Perceived sources of happiness
Attitudes to current marriage-relationship
Attitudes to family of origin
Attitudes to family-life
Attitudes to family of procreation
Perceived contribution of health, well-being and quality of life Perceived sources of happiness
Attitudes to own health
Attitudes to own mental health
Current positive mental health
Perceived contribution of partnership and sexuality Perceived sources of happiness
Attitudes to one's love-life
Attitudes to one's sex-life
Attitudes to current marriage-relationship
Perceived contribution of friends and social relationships Perceived sources of happiness
Attitudes to friendship
Perceived contribution of satisfaction of basic needs Perceived sources of happiness
Satisfaction with physical needs met
Perceived contribution of personal autonomy and independence Perceived sources of happiness
Attitudes to freedom
Perceived contribution of self-confidence Perceived sources of happiness
Attitudes to own self-image
Feeling self-confident (vs inadequate)
Self-perceived ability
Self confidence
Perceived contribution of personal strengths, skills and resourcs Perceived sources of happiness
Attitudes to own self-image
Attitudes to own resources
Perceived contribution of self-concept and self-esteem Perceived sources of happiness
Attitudes to own self-image
Attitudes to own resources
Current self-evaluation
Perceived contribution of humor sense, attitudes and positive emo Perceived sources of happiness
Attitudes to affective life
Perceived contribution of habits and lifestyles Perceived sources of happiness
Attitudes to one's life-style
Attitudes about own habits
Perceived contribution of way of being Perceived sources of happiness
Satisfaction with oneself-as-a-person
Current self-evaluation
Perceived contribution of genes and heredity Perceived sources of happiness Perceived contribution of power, status and importance of yoursel Perceived sources of happiness
Attitudes to own social status
Attitudes to own reputation
Attitudes to own popularity
Perceived contribution of goals, challenges and vital commitments Perceived sources of happiness
Attitudes to own life-goals
Attitudes to ones motivation
Attitudes to own interests
Perceived contribution of work and work relationships Perceived sources of happiness
Current concern about work
Perceived contribution of money, wealth and luxury Perceived sources of happiness
Attitudes to one's possessions
Attitudes to own income
Concerns about income
Perceived contribution of faith, religion, ethics or moral values Perceived sources of happiness
Attitudes to religion
Attitudes to own values
Perceived contribution of sense of pertenence to one's own commun Perceived sources of happiness
Attitudes to total social participation
Attitude to vinicity
Number of children Number of children Marital status MARRIAGE: CURRENT MARITAL STATUS Academic level Level of school-education Work status Current employment status Pregnancy not at risk Quality of pregnancy (mother or child at risk) Stage of gestation Stage of pregnancy Health complaints Condition of mother during pregnancy