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The complex and continuing problem of identifying the relationship between several subjective and objective measurements of health is explored through data from a national health survey. Statistical analyses show that sociodemographic variables among groups are less important than are psychological variables in interpreting subjective well-being.
Author(s): ; Barbara Livieratos
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Volume 56, Issue 4 (pages 531–556) Published in 1978
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