Findings on happiness in Bell (1975): study AU 1973

Author(s)Bell, R.R.
TitleSignificant Roles among a Sample of Australian Women.
SourceThe Australian and New Zealand Journal of Sociology, 1975, Vol. 11, 2 - 11
DOIDOI: 10.1177/144078337501100101
PublicWomen, ever married, Melbourne, Australia, 1975
 T1: 1973,spring, T2: 1974,spring
Survey nameNot available
SampleNon-probability purposive sample
 selection from: -various residential areas -specific occupational groups
Respondents N =439
Non Responsenot rep
AssesmentInterview: face-to-face
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: ".....general feelings…." (lead item not fully reported) 1 happy most of the time 2 sometimes happy 3 unhappy most of the time - can't say
Author's labelGeneral feelings of happiness
Page in publication8
Finding used in
nation ranks
Scores in123

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Subject description
AgeA04ab01Young versus old
low versus high educationE01ab02Level of school-education
Perceived Quality of marriageM02ah02aPerceived happiness of the married