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Studies

Neal et al. (1999): study US 1995

Publication

Author(s):
Neal, J.D.; Sirgy, M.J.; Uysal, M.
Title:
The Role of Satisfaction with Leisure/Travel/Tourism Services and Experience in Satisfaction with Leisure Life and Overall Life.
Source:
Journal of Business Research, 1999, Vol. 44, 153 - 163

Investigation

Public:
Scientists , university, USA 1995
Sample:
Non-probability accidental sample
Respondents:
N = 2700
Non Response:
86%
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper
Distributed in university

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on 3 questions

A I am generally happy with my life
B  Although I have my ups and downs, in  general I feel good about my life
C  I lead a meaningful and fullfilling life

Scoring:
5  strongly agree
4  agree
3  agree nor disagree
2  disagree
1  strongly disagree

Computation: A+B+C / 3
Classification:
O-Sum-g-mq-v-5-a
Author's label:
Satisfaction with life in general
Page in publication:
156,158
Error estimates:
Cronbach's alpha = .91
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 0%,   3: 0%,   4: 0%,   5: 0%
Summary Statistics
On original range 5 - 25 On range 0-10
Mean:
4.10
SD:
0.75

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Satisfaction with tourism services Satisfaction with leisure services Satisfaction with travel/tourism experiences Satisfaction with leisure activities Satisfaction with leisure life Satisfaction with leisure activities Satisfaction with non-leisure domains Satisfaction with multiple domains of life Satisfaction with travel/tourism on life satisfaction Satisfaction with multiple domains of life