Who worries and who is happy? Explaining individual differences in worries and satisfaction by personality

@article{Rammstedt2007WhoWA,
  title={Who worries and who is happy? Explaining individual differences in worries and satisfaction by personality},
  author={Beatrice Rammstedt},
  journal={Personality and Individual Differences},
  year={2007},
  volume={43},
  pages={1626-1634}
}
  • Beatrice Rammstedt
  • Published 2007
  • Psychology
  • Personality and Individual Differences
  • Abstract Based on a German representative sample of 21,105 respondents, correlations between personality and ten domains of worries and twelve domains of satisfaction were investigated. Worries could be reduced to the three dimensions materialistic worries, post-materialistic worries, and individual worries; the twelve domains of satisfaction were all highly intercorrelated and formed one single satisfaction dimension. On the side of personality, a short version of the BFI assessing the Big… CONTINUE READING
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