Wrzesniewski et al. (1997): study US Pennsylvania 1996
- Wrzesniewski, A.; McCauley, C.R.; Rozin, P.; Schwartz, B.
- Jobs, Careers, and Callings: People's Relations to their Work.
- Journal of Research in Personality, 1997, Vol. 31, 21 - 33.
- University employees, Pennsylvania, USA, 1996
- Survey name
- Unnamed study
- Non-probability accidental sample
- N = 135
- Non Response
- Questionnaire: Paper & Pencil Interview (PAPI)
Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings
- Full text:
Self report on single question:
We have talked about various parts of your life, now I want to ask you about your life as a whole. How satisfied are you with your life as a whole these days.....?
7 completely satisfied
1 completely dissatisfied
- Author's label:
- Mean computed by WDH-team.
- Page in publication:
- Observed distribution
- Summary Statistics
- On original range 1 - 7 On range 0-10
- 4.90 6.50
- 1.10 1.83
Current motivation to work