Findings on happiness in Nemcek et al. (2012): study SK 2010

Publication
Author(s)Nemcek, D.; Kracek, S.; Labudova, J.
TitleLife Satisfaction of Sedentary and Physically Active Population.
SourceAssoc. Prof. PaedDr. O?ga Kyselovi?ová, PhD,Acta Facultatis Educationis Physicae Universitatis Comenianae Publicatio LII/I, 2012, Chapter 6, 61 - 73, Comenius University in Batislava, Slovakia
Investigation
Public15+aged, Slovakia, 2010
 A. Sedentary living population: 14,8 % B. Leisure time atletes: 59,5%; C. Elite atletes: 25,7%
Survey nameUnnamed study
SampleProbability sample (unspecified)
Respondents N =452
  67 sedentary living population, 269 leisure time atletes, 116 elite atletes.
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentInterview: computer assisted (CAPI)
General remarksyear of data gathering not reported; assumed 2010
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: In most ways my life is close to ideal 1 strongly disagree 2 disagree 3 slightly disagree 4 neither agree, nor disagree 5 slightly agree 6 agree 7 strongly agree Item in Diener's Satisfaction With Life Scale (SWLS)
ClassificationO-V-u-sq-v-7-a
Author's labelMy life is close to my ideal
Page in publication65
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Full textSelfreport on single question: The conditions of my life are excellent 1 strongly disagree 2 disagree 3 slightly disagree 4 neither agree, nor disagree 5 slightly agree 6 agree 7 strongly agree Item in Diener's Satisfaction With Life Scale (SWLS)
ClassificationO-SLC-u-sq-v-7-a
Author's labelThe conditions of my life are excellent
Page in publication66
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Full textSelfreport on single question: I am satisfied with my life. 1 strongly disagree 2 disagree 3 slightly disagree 4 neither agree, nor disagree 5 slightly agree 6 agree 7 strongly agree Item in Diener's Satisfaction With Life Scale (SWLS)
ClassificationO-SLu-u-sq-v-7-a
Author's labelI am satisfied with life
Page in publication66
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Full textSelfreport on single question: Sofar, I have achieved the most important things I want in life. 1 strongly disagree 2 disagree 3 slightly disagree 4 neither agree, nor disagree 5 slightly agree 6 agree 7 strongly agree Item in Diener's Satisfaction With Life Scale (SWLS)
ClassificationC-RA-h-sq-v-7-a
Author's labelThe important things I want in my life
Page in publication67
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Correlational findings

Author's label Our subject description
physical activityshow  Active involvement in sports