Findings on happiness in Al-Windi (2005): study SE 2003

Author(s)Al-Windi, A.
TitleThe Relations between Symptoms, Somatic and Psychiatric Conditions, Life Satisfaction and Perceived Health. A Primary Care based Study.
SourceBioMed Central, Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 2005
Public16+ aged visitors health care centre, Sweden, 2003
 Jordbro Health Care Centre (JHC), Stockholm
Collect period3
Survey nameNot available
SampleProbability simple random sample
 The study population consists of patients who attended the centre during a four week period
Respondents N =470
Non Response1%
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
 Also questionnaire and medical check.
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: life satisfaction .. (full item not reported 1 very bad 2 3 4 5 6 7 excellent, could not be better
Author's labellifestatisfaction
Page in publication3 of 9
RemarksSeven step scale recided as: Low (1-2) 10%, Fair (3-4) 27%, - High (5-7) 62% Mean on this 3-step scale: 2.50
Finding used in
nation ranks

Correlational findings

Author's label Our subject description
Perceived healthshow  Global health rating