Findings on happiness in Calys-Tagoe et al. (2014): study GH 2007

Author(s)Calys-Tagoe, B.N.L.; Dako-Gyeke, P.; Hewlett, S.A.
TitlePredictors of Subjective Well-Being Among Older Ghanaians.
SourceGhana Medical Journal, 2014, Vol. 48, 178 - 184
Public50+ aged, Ghana, 2007-2008
Collect period2007-2008
Survey nameSAGE
SampleProbability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents N =4724
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question .. life .. (text not reported) 5 very satisfied 4 3 2 1 very dissatisfied
Author's labellife satisfaction
Page in publication181
Finding used in
nation ranks

Correlational findings

Author's label Our subject description
Age groupshow  Age difference among elderly
Educational levelshow  Level of school-education
Ethnic backgroundshow  Ethnic status in Ghana
Incomeshow  Current income level (unspecified)
Marital statusshow  Married state (compared to non-married states)
Sexshow  Sex (male vs female)