Findings on happiness in Edwards & O'Connell (2003): study AU 1999

Author(s)Edwards, B.; O'Connell, B.
TitleInternal Consistency and Validity of the Stroke Impact Scale 2.0 (SIS 2.0) AND sis-16 IN AN Australian Sample.
SourceQuality of Life Research, 2003, Vol. 12, 1127 - 1135
PublicStroke survivors, Australia, 199?.
 -age: m= 53.35 , SD=14.80 -The time since stroke ranged from 2-180 months.
 Year of data gathering not reported
Survey nameNot available
SampleNon-probability accidental sample
 Participants responded to a newspaper advertisement or were contacted through the Stroke Association of Victoria, Australia.
Respondents N =74
Non Response0
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
 Mailed questionnaire
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: The following questions ask about how satisfied you have felt about various aspects of your life over the last 2 weeks.. How would you rate your overall quality of life? 1 very poor 2 poor 3 neither poor nor good 4 good 5 very good Item 81 (G1) in WHOQOL-100. Item 1 in WHOQOL-Bref In Bref variant not preceded with timeframe ''past 2 weeks'
Author's labelQuality 0f Life
Page in publication1131
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation0.901.50

Correlational findings

Author's label Our subject description
no correlates in this studyshow  UNCLASSIFIED