Findings on happiness in Worach-Kardas & Kostrzewski (2014): study PL Lodzkie 2010

Author(s)Worach-Kardas, H; Kostrzewski, S
TitleQuality of Life and Health State of Long - Term Unemployed in Older Production Age.
SourceApplied Research in Quality of Life, 2014, Vol. 9, 335 - 353
DOIdoi: 10.1007/s11482-013-9240-z
Public45+,aged unemployed, Poland, 2016
Collect period2009-2010
Survey nameUnnamed study
SampleProbability multi-stage cluster sample
 Every third unemployed person aged 45 or older, registered in city of Lodz.
Respondents N =454
 long-term unemployed n = 230, short-term unemployed n = 224
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelf report on single question How much are you satisfied with the quality of your life? 1. Highly dissatisfied 2. Dissatisfied 3. Neither satisfied, nor dissatisfied 4. Satisfied 5. Highly satisfied
Author's labelsatisfaction with quality of life
Page in publication341
Finding used in
nation ranks
 On original range 1 - 5On range 0 - 10
Standard deviation0.872.17

Scores in12345

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Subject description
period of unemploymentE02ab03aDuration of unemployment