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Studies

Grant et al. (2009a): study ZZ 1999

Publication

Author(s):
Grant, N.; Steptoe, A.; Wardle, J.
Title:
The relationship between life satisfaction and health behavior: a cross-cultural analysis of young adults
Source:
International journal of behavioral medicine, 2009,16, 259-268

Investigation

Public:
17-30 aged students, 21 countries, 2000
Survey name:
Incidental survey
Sample:
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents:
N = 19647
Non Response:
17246
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Considering the whole situation: how satisfied are you about your daily life?
1  very unsatisfied
2  unsatisfied
3  neither unsatisfied, nor satisfied
4  satisfied
5  very satisfied

Numbering reversed in original (very unsatisfied '5', very satisfied '1')
Classification:
O-SLW-u-sq-v-5-e
Author's label:
life satisfaction
Page in publication:
261-262

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Smoking in nation Smoking in nation Alcohol Alcohol consumption in nation Physical exercise Sporting in nation Sun protection Sun protection in nation Fat avoidance Nutrition in nation Fiber intake Nutrition in nation
Healthy eating
Fruit intake Nutrition in nation
Healthy eating
Gender Sex (male vs female)
Current nation of residence