Wilson (1965): study US 1960
- Wilson, W.R.
- Relations of Sexual Behaviors, Values and Conflicts to Avowed Happiness.
- Psychological Reports, 1965, Vol. 17, 371 - 378
- College students, undergraduates, Hawaii, USA, 196?
- N = 101
- Non Response
Questionnaire: Paper & Pencil Interview (PAPI)
Questionnaire completed in class
Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings
- Full text:
Self report on single question:
Lead item not reported
11 completely and supremely happy, tremendous joy and elation all the time
8 very happy most of the time
6 happy most of the time
4 . not very happy most of the time
1 completely utterly unhappy, terrible depression and gloom all the time
(originally presented horizontally)
- Author's label:
- Slightly positively skewed
actual range: 1-9