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Studies

Headey & Wooden (2005): study 2006

Publication

Author(s):
Headey, B.; Wooden, M.
Title:
The Importance of Wealth for Subjective Well-Being.
Source:
The economic record, 2004, 80, S23-S33

Investigation

Public:
60+ aged visitors of a university geriatric polyclinic, Campinas state,Brazil 2006-2007
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Non-probability chunk sample
Respondents:
N = 125
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Self report in single question:

… general extent of experienced life satisfaction .. (full text not reported
1  very little
2
3  high
Classification:
O-SL?-?-sq-v-3-d
Author's label:
satisglob
Page in publication:
108
Observed distribution
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 3 On range 0-10
Mean:
2.37
SD:
7.00

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding males/females Sexe (male vs female) age Age difference among elderly