Findings on happiness in D'Elboux Diogo (2003): study BR 2001

Publication
Author(s)D'Elboux Diogo, M.J.
TitleSatisfação global com a vida e determinados domínios entre idosos com amputação de membros inferiores (Satisfaction with life overall and with specific life domains among elderly persons with a lower limb amputation)
SourceRevista panamericana de salud pública (Pan American Journal of Public Health, 2003, Vol. 13, 395 - 399.
URLhttps://www.scielosp.org/pdf/rpsp/2003.v13n6/395-399/pt
Investigation
PublicElderly patients, Brazil, 2001
 Patients who had had an amputation above the malleolus at least one year earlier and who were undergoing rehabilitation between 1994 and 1999. Aged: 60-79, M=47,5
 Year of data gathering not reported. Assumed 2001
Survey nameUnnamed study
SampleSampling not reported
Respondents N =40
 10 female; 30 male
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: Lead item not reported. [ 10 ] best possible life [ 9 ] [ 8 ] [ 7 ] [ 6 ] [ 5 ] [ 4 ] [ 3 ] [ 2 ] [ 1 ] worst possible life Name: Cantril's self anchoring Ladder rating of life (modified version)
ClassificationC-BW-c-sq-l-10-a
Author's labelgeneral life satisfaction
Page in publication399
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes
 On original range 1 - 10On range 0 - 10
Mean7.10
Standard deviation2.73


Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
funtional capacityH14acCurrent functional health