Findings on happiness in Ringdal (1996): study NO 1991

Publication
Author(s)Ringdal, G.I.
TitleReligiosity, Quality of Life and Survival in Cancer Patients.
SourceSocial Indicators Research, 1996, Vol. 38, 193 - 211
DOIDOI:10.1007/BF00300459
Investigation
PublicCancer patients, Norway, 1991
 Hospitalised cancer patients at the Department of Oncoloy, University of Hospital of Trondeim, Norway
 1991-92
Survey nameNot available
SampleNon-probability chunk sample
Respondents N =253
Non Response19%
 most common reason for nr was patients felt too sick
AssesmentQuestionnaire: paper
Happiness measure(s) used
Full textSelfreport on single question: ".....satisfaction with life ....." Full question not reported Response options: not reported
ClassificationO-SL?-c-sq-*-0-a
Author's labelgeneral satisfaction with life
Finding used in
nation ranks
Yes

Correlational findings

Author's labelSubject Code
Finding
Subject description
religiosityR12af02Self-definition as religious