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Table 1 Summary of reviewed studies

From: Understanding subjective well-being: perspectives from psychology and public health

S. No. Article Discipline Temporal coverage Study population SWB dimension Determinants and correlates of SWB
Basic demographics SES Health and functioning Personality Social Support Religion and culture Geography and infrastructure
1 Abbott and Byrne 2012 [53] PSY CROSS College students EVA    D   X   
2 Abdel-Khalek 2011 [54] PSY CROSS College students EVA    X    D  
3 Allen et al. 2012 [55] PSY CROSS Ages 63+ EVA    X D    
4 Andrews 1986 [56] PSY CROSS Multiple (Review) EVA+EMO X X X X X X X
5 Ardelt and Edwards 2015 [57] PSY CROSS Ages 71–77 EVA X X X D X   
6 Arent et al. 2000 [58] PH CROSS + LONG Older adults (60+) EMO    D     
7 Bradburn and Caplovitz 1965 [59] PSY CROSS Adults EMO X X X     
8 Bradburn 1969 [60] PSY CROSS Adults EMO X X X   X   
9 Braun 1978 [61] PSY CROSS Ages 16–74 EVA+EMO X X X    X  
10 Brdarić et al. 2015 [62] PH CROSS Avg. age 28.93 EVA+EMO    D     
11 Calys-Tagoe et al. 2014 [63] PH CROSS Ages 50+ EVA D X      
12 Campbell et al. 1976 [64] PH CROSS Adults EVA+EMO X X X   X X  
13 Campbell 1981 [65] PH LONG Adults EVA+EMO X X X   X   X
14 Cantril 1965 [66] PSY CROSS Multiple countries EVA   X X   X X X
15 Chen and Page 2016 [67] PH LONG Ages 17–25 EVA D X      
16 Cheng 2004 [68] PSY CROSS Adult EVA+EMO D X X   X   
17 Chou 1999 [69] PSY CROSS Young adults EMO X     D   
18 Clemente and Sauer 1976 [70] PH CROSS Adults EVA D X X   X X  
19 Clemente and Sauer 1976 [71] PH CROSS Adults EVA X D X    X  
20 Costa and McCrae 1980 [72] PSY CROSS + LONG Adults EVA+EMO     D    
21 Cramm et al. 2010 [73] PSY CROSS Poor EVA   D X   X   
22 Cubí-Mollá et al. 2014 [74] PH CROSS Parkinson’s patients EVA X X D     
23 Derdikman-Eiron et al. 2011 [75] PSY CROSS Adolescents EVA D X X   X   
24 Deserno et al. 2017 [76] PH CROSS Autism spectrum disorder patients EVA X   X   D   
25 Diener et al. 2003 [36] PSY CROSS NA (Review) EVA+EMO     X   D  
26 Dierk et al. 200 [77] PSY CROSS Obese EVA+EMO X X D   X   
27 Edelstein et al. 2016 [78] PH CROSS Glioblastoma patients EMO    D     
28 Emerson and Hatton 200 [79] PH CROSS Mentally disabled EVA X X D   X   
29 Fox 1999 [121 PH CROSS Multiple (Review) EVA    D     
30 Freudiger 1983 [80] PH CROSS Adult women EVA X D X    X  
31 Frey and Stutzer 2010 [81] PSY LONG NA (Review) EVA   D   X    
32 George and Landerman 1984 [82] PH CROSS + LONG NA (Review) EVA+EMO X X X   X X  
33 Grant et al. 2009 [83] PSY CROSS Adults EVA+EMO     D    
34 Guite et al. 2006 [84] PH CROSS Adults EVA X X      D
35 Gull and Dawood 2013 [85] PH CROSS Elderly EVA+EMO X X     D  
36 Hamilton et al. 2007 [86] PSY CROSS Adults EVA+EMO X   D     
37 Hammond et al. 2014 [87] PH CROSS Caregivers EVA X D      
38 Hnilica 2011 [88] PH CROSS Ages 15+ EVA+EMO   X    D   
39 Ickovics et al. 2006 [89] PH LONG Female HIV patients EMO X X D     
40 Jia et al. 2017 [90] PSY CROSS Migrant adolescents EVA+EMO X X   D D   
41 Jivraj and Nazroo 2014 [57] PH CROSS Ages 50+ EVA X X X     
42 Jivraj et al. 2014 [91] PSY LONG Ages 50+ EVA D X X   X   
43 Ju et al. 2013 [92] PH CROSS Elderly women EVA+EMO   X X D    
44 Kahneman and Deaton 2010 [93] PH CROSS Adults EVA+EMO X D X    X  
45 Kaliterna Lipovčan et al. 2007 [94] PH CROSS Adults EVA+EMO   D      
46 Kasl and Harburg 1975 [95] PH CROSS Adults EMO X X      D
47 Khan and Husain 2010 [96] PSY CROSS College students EVA     D X   
48 Kim et al. 2012 [97] PSY CROSS College students EVA+EMO    X D X   
49 Krause 2003 [98] PSY CROSS Elderly EVA X X   X   D  
50 Kunzmann et al. 2000 [99] PSY CROSS + LONG Elderly EMO X   D     
51 Kutek et al. 2011 [100] PH CROSS Rural men EVA X X D   X   
52 Lamu and Olsen 2016 [101] PH CROSS Adults EVA X X X   X   
53 Lee and Browne 2008 [102] PH CROSS Rural residents EVA X X D     
54 Lemola et al. 2013 [103] PH CROSS General population EVA+EMO X X D     
55 Li and Fung 2014 [104] PSY CROSS Married couples EVA X X    X   
56 Li et al. 2016 [105] PSY CROSS Adults EVA+EMO X D      
57 Librán 2006 ]139] PSY CROSS College students EVA+EMO     D    
58 Linna et al. 2013 [106] PH CROSS Young adult twins EVA X X D     
59 Liu et al. 2016 [107] PH CROSS Ages 95+ EVA+EMO X X D     
60 Lu et al. 2015 [108] PH CROSS Adult caregivers EVA X D X     
61 Lu 2006 [109] PSY CROSS College students EVA X      D  
62 Ludwig et al. 2012 [110] PH LONG Program participants EVA X X      D
63 Ma et al. 2015 [111] PSY CROSS Adolescents EVA X    D    
64 Magallares et al. 2014 [112] PSY CROSS Obese EVA+EMO X     X   
65 Malathi et al. 2000 [113] PH LONG Staff EVA    D   X   
66 McDonough et al. 2014 [114] PSY LONG Breast cancer survivors EVA X X X   D   
67 Medley 1980 [115] PH CROSS Adults (22+) EVA X D X     
68 Mhaoláin et al. 2012 [116] PSY CROSS Elderly EVA X X D X    
69 Michalos 1980 [22] PH CROSS Adults EVA X X X X X   
70 Moskowitz et al. 2009 [10] PSY CROSS + LONG Multiple (Review) EMO    D     
71 Olsson et al. 2014 [117] PH CROSS Ages 69–79 EVA X   D     
72 Ozcakir et al. 2014 [118] PH CROSS Patients EVA X X D     
73 Palmore 1979 [119] PH LONG Older adults (60+) EVA X X D     
74 Pérez-Garín et al. 2015 [120] PSY CROSS Mentally disabled EVA+EMO    D     
75 Persoskie et al. 2014 [17] PH LONG Adult patients EVA+EMO X X D X    
76 Pinquart and Sörensen et al. 2000) [121] PH CROSS Elderly EVA X X X   X   
77 Reis et al. 2013 [122] PH LONG Adult patients EVA+EMO    D     
78 Riddick 1980 [123] PH CROSS Women (representative sample for the US) EVA   D X     
79 Rijken et al. 1995 [124] PSY CROSS Elderly women EVA    D X    
80 Sand and Gruber 2018 [125] PH CROSS Elderly EMO X X X     
81 Sandstrom and Dunn 2014) [126] PSY CROSS College students EVA+EMO     X D   
82 Sharma et al. 2008 [127] PSY LONG Adults EVA    D     
83 Shiah et al. 2016 [128] PH CROSS Adults EVA       D  
84 Soto 2015 [129] PSY LONG Nationally representative sample for Australia EVA+EMO     D    
85 Spinhoven et al. 2015 [130] PSY LONG Adults with an emotional disorder EMO X X X D    
86 Spreitzer and Snyder 1974 [131] PH CROSS Older Adults (65+) EVA X X X    X  
87 Steverink et al. 2001 [132] PSY CROSS Ages 40–85 EVA+EMO D X X   X   
88 Strobel et al. 2011 [133] PSY CROSS College students EVA     D    
89 Strózik et al. 2016 [134] PSY CROSS Ages 8–12 EVA   X X   X   X
90 Tanksale 2015 [135] PSY CROSS Ages 30–40 EVA+EMO     D    
91 Taylor et al. 2000 [136] PSY CROSS + LONG Multiple (Review) EMO    X D    
92 Tian 2016 [137] PSY CROSS Elderly EVA+EMO     X D   
93 Uppal 2006 [138] PH CROSS Disabled EVA X X D    X  
94 van Campen et al. 2013 [139] PH CROSS Caregivers and non-caregivers EVA X D X     
95 Vos et al. 2010 [140] PH CROSS Disabled EVA X   D     
96 Wadsworth and Pendergast 2014 [141] PH CROSS Adults EVA X X D     X
97 Wang 2016 [142] PSY CROSS Elderly EVA+EMO      D   
98 Winstanley et al. 2015 [143] PH CROSS Adults EVA X X D X    
99 Wolinsky et al. 1985 [144] PH LONG White elderly EVA X X X   X   
100 Wyller et al. 1997 [145] PH CROSS Elderly EVA X   D     
101 You and Shin 2017 [146] PH CROSS Middle-aged adults EVA+EMO X   D     
102 Yu and Chen 2016 [147] PSY CROSS Adults EVA+EMO X D X     X
103 Yue et al. 2017 [148] PSY CROSS College students EVA D    X    
104 Zank and Leipoid 2001 [149] PH CROSS Dementia patients EVA X X D     
105 Zautra and Hempel 1984 [11] PH CROSS + LONG NA (Review) EVA+EMO    D     
  1. Public health (PH); psychology (PSY); cross-sectional (CROSS); longitudinal (LONG); evaluation (EVA); emotions (EMO); evaluation and emotions (EVA+EMO); dominant or primary study determinant/correlate (D)