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Studies

Hunter et al. (2008): study ZZ 2003

Publication

Author(s):
Hunter, M.S.; Bhugra, D; Gupta, P; Papitsch-Clark, A; Sturdee, D
Title:
Culture, Country of Residence and Subjective Well-Being: A Comparison of South Asian Mid-Aged Women Living in the UK, UK Caucasian Women and Women living in Delhi, India.
Source:
International Journal of Culture and Mental Health, 2008, Vol. 1, 44 - 57

Investigation

Public:
45-55 aged Indian women in menopause, Delhi, India and Birmigham, UK. 200?
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Non-probability snowball sample
Respondents:
N = 153
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

How do you feel about your life as a whole.....?
7  delighted
6  pleased
5  mostly satisfied
4  mixed
3  mostly dissatisfied
2  unhappy
1  terrible

Name: Andrews & Withey's `Delighted-Terrible Scale'  (original version)
Classification:
O-DT-u-sq-v-7-a
Author's label:
Life satisfaction
Page in publication:
46
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 0%,   3: 0%,   4: 0%,   5: 0%,   6: 0%,   7: 0%
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 7 On range 0-10
Mean:
4.74

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Migration Ever migrated or not
Ethnic status in specific nations
Depressed mood Depressive (f31-33) Ethnicity Ethnic status in specific nations
Ethnic status in regions
Level of education Earlier educational level Employment Current employment status General health Global health rating Participation in exercise Active involvement in sports City of residence Comparison of non-representative nation-samples