Australian Unity Wellbeing Index: Personal Well-Being IndexCite this measure View Measure
|Purpose||The Personal Well-Being Index can be used to assess the subjective quality of life dimensions (i.e., subjective wellbeing) defined as feelings of happiness or satisfaction about one’s life in an adult population|
|Number of items||9|
PWI- SC: designed for use with school-age children and adolescents;
PWI-ID: designed for use with people who have an intellectual disability or other form of cognitive impairment.
|Availability in other languages||Chinese, Arabic, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Farsi, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Italian, Malaysian, Maltese, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovakia, Spanish, Tibetan, Turkish|
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|Related information on use of the measure|
A copy of the Austraian Unity Well-Being Index: Personal Well-Being Index can be found here.
|Non-exhaustive list of psychometric studies|
Forjaz, M. J., Ayala, A., Rodriguez-Blazquez, C., Prieto-Flores, M. -., Fernandez-Mayoralas, G., Rojo-Perez, F., & Martinez-Martin, P. (2012). Rasch analysis of the international wellbeing index in older adults. International Psychogeriatrics, 24(2), 324-332. doi:10.1017/S104161021100158X
McIntyre, E., Saliba, A., & McKenzie, K. (2020). Subjective wellbeing in the Indian general population: A validation study of the personal wellbeing index. Quality of Life Research, 29(4), 1073-1081. doi:10.1007/s11136-019-02375-7
Misajon, R. A., Pallant, J., & Bliuc, A. -. (2016). Rasch analysis of the personal wellbeing index. Quality of Life Research, 25(10), 2565-2569. doi:10.1007/s11136-016-1302-x
Rodriguez-Blazquez, C., Frades-Payo, B., Forjaz, M. J., Ayala, A., Martinez-Martin, P., Fernandez-Mayoralas, G., & Rojo-Perez, F. (2011). Psychometric properties of the international wellbeing index in community-dwelling older adults. International Psychogeriatrics, 23(1), 161-169. doi:10.1017/S104161021000092X
The Australian Unity Well-Being Index is composed of two sections:
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More information about the Australian Unity Well-Being Index can be found here.
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