Findings on happiness in Hsieh (2012a): study US 2007

Author(s)Hsieh, C.M.
TitleImportance is Not Unimportant: The Role of Importance Weighting in QOL Measures
SourceSocial Indicators Research 109: 267-278
PublicFrail older adults in the USA,, 200?
 Recipients of elderly case management services in a large city in the Midwest region of the USA.
Survey nameUnnamed study
SampleNon-probability chunk sample
Respondents N =112
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
General remarksSame study also reported in Hsieh 2006
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question .. Satisfaction with life as a whole (full text not reported) 7 completely satisfied 6 somewhat satisfied 5 slightly satisfied 4 neither satisfied nor dissatisfied 3 slightly dissatisfied 2 somewhat dissatisfied 1 completely dissatisfied
Finding used in
nation ranks

Correlational findings

Author's label Our subject description
Composite domain satisfactionsshow  Satisfaction with multiple domains of life