This is a dataset containing effect size data of a meta-analysis examining the relationship between health status and well-being.

data("HealthWellbeing")

Format

A data.frame with 5 columns.

author

character. The study label containing the first author and year of the study.

cor

numeric. The Pearson correlation between health and well-being.

n

numeric. The sample size of the study.

population

character. The type of sample in which the effects were measured.

country

character. The country in which the study was conducted.

Source

Ngamaba, K. H., Panagioti, M., & Armitage, C. J. (2017). How strongly related are health status and subjective well-being? Systematic review and meta-analysis. The European Journal of Public Health, 27(5), 879-885.

Details

This data set is based on a meta-analysis examining the correlation between health status and subjective well-being (operationalized as life satisfaction or happiness; Ngamaba et al., 2017).