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Studies

Ingersoll -Dayton et al. (2004): study TH 1999

Publication

Author(s):
Ingersoll -Dayton, B.; Kespichayawattana, J.; Saengtienchai, C.
Title:
Measuring psychological Well-Being: Insights from Thai Elders.
Source:
The Gerontologist, 2004, Vol. 44, 596 - 604

Investigation

Public:
60+aged, Thailand, 1999
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 460
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Self report on single question:

Overall how satisfied are you with your life now?

Answer options not reported
Classification:
O-SLu-c-sq-?-*-a
Author's label:
Life Satisfaction
Page in publication:
600

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Interpersonal well-being Contacts with relatives
Attitudes to family-life
Satisfaction with family-life
Family roles
Satisfaction with social contacts in vicinity
Trust in people
Current availability of social support
Intrapersonal well-being Humorous
Outgoing
Positive reacting
Tendency to like people