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Studies

Wu et al. (2014): study TW 2009

Publication

Author(s):
Wu, C.H.; Huang, L.; Yang, C.
Title:
On the Predictive Effect of Multidimensional Importance-Weighted Quality of Life Scores on Overall Subjective Well-Being.
Source:
Social Indicators Research, 2014, 115, 933 - 943

Investigation

Public
Students, Taiwan, 200?
Survey name
Unnamed study
Sample
Non-probability chunk sample
Respondents
N = 146
Non Response
Assessment
Questionnaire: paper

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Self report on single question:

How do you feel about your life just now?
5  excellent
4  good
3  neither good nor bad
2  bad
1  very bad
Classification:
O-QOL-c-sq-v-5-b
Author's label:
Overall QOL
Page in publication:
936
Observed distribution
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 5 On range 0-10
Mean:
3.08 -
SD:
0.66 -

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Pain Pain
Degree of restriction
Medication Current functional health Energy Feeling energetic (vs lethargic, tired)
Fatigue
Mobility Restrictions in moving Sleep Satisfaction with amount of sleep Activities Current functional health Work Degree of restriction Physical health sumscore Summed life aspect evaluations (semantic differential scales)
Health domain self-ratings
Positive feeling O-further by M-AO Thinking Current specific mental abilities Body image Satisfaction with one's appearance
Current satisfaction with self
Self-esteem Self respect Negative feeling Depressive (f31-33)
Feeling down (vs not)
Psychological health sumscore Scores on symptom inventories Relations Satisfaction with intimate bonds Sex Satisfaction with sex-life Social support Satisfaction with social support received Social relationships sumscore Satisfaction with intimate bonds
Satisfaction with personal contacts
Safety Feeling secure (vs threatened) Environment Local physical climate Finance Sufficiency of current income Information Satisfaction with amenities in vicinity Leisure Satisfaction with leisure Home Satisfaction with housing Transportation Satisfaction with local transport Environmental health sumscore Local environmental quality Psychological health Scores on symptom inventories