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Studies

Roberts et al. (1983): study US 1983 /1

Publication

Author(s):
Roberts, R.E.; Attkisson, C.C.; Pascoe, G.C.
Title:
Relationship of Service Satisfaction to Life Satisfaction and Percieved Wellbeing.
Source:
Evaluation and Program Planning, 1983, Vol. 6, 373 - 383

Investigation

Public:
13+ aged, patients of urban public health center, USA, 1983
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Non-probability chunk sample
Respondents:
N = 148
Non Response:
35 %
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper

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:
Global life satisfaction
Page in publication:
380
Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Taking all together, how would you say things are these days? Would you say you are .....?
3   very happy
2   pretty happy
1   not too happy
Classification:
O-HL-c-sq-v-3-a
Author's label:
Happiness
Page in publication:
380

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Service satisfaction 1 Satisfaction with medical services in vinicity Service satisfaction 2 Satisfaction with medical services in vinicity