Findings on happiness in Boniel-Nissim et al. (2015): study CA 2009

Publication
Author(s)Boniel-Nissim, M.; Mazur, J.; Tabak, I.
TitleSupportive Communication with Parents Moderates the Negative Effects of Electronic Media Use on Life Satisfaction during Adolescence
SourceInternational Journal of Public Health, 2015, Vol. 60, 189-198
URLhttps://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00038-014-0636-9
DOIdoi:10.1007/s00038-014-0636-9
Investigation
PublicStudents, aged 11-15, Canada, 2009-2010
 Students with wealthy parents were overrepresented (57,2%)
Last assesment2010
Survey nameHBSC 2009/2010
SampleProbability multi-stage cluster sample
Respondents N =15919
Non ResponseNot available
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
 Questionnaire was filled in in the classroom
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 labelLife satisfaction
Page in publication191
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
AgeA04abCurrent age (in years)
Computer use per dayI04ab03aTime on internet
Electronic media use with friendsL03ac02fInternet, social media
Family affluenceF01ag04Parents wealth
Family structureH20ab06Living with parents
GenderG01aaSex (male vs female)
Supportive communication with parentsF01ad02bCloseness to parents