Aging raises wide-ranging issues within social, economic, welfare, and health care systems. Life satisfaction LS is regarded as an indicator of quality of life which, in turn, is associated with mortality and morbidity in older adults. The objective of this study was to identify the relevant predictors of life satisfaction and to investigate changes in a multidimensional construct of LS over time.
The residential satisfaction is one of the major elements of quality of life, particularly in old age. The aim of this study was to assess residential satisfaction of a sample of Iranian senior citizens in Karaj, Iran. A cross-sectional design using a convenience sampling technique was employed to obtain a sample of older adults 60 years and over.
Men and women are increasingly likely to stay sexually active into later life, but research shows that sexual activity and satisfaction decrease with increasing age. Ill health and medical treatments may affect sexual activity but there is little research on why some older people with a health problem affecting their sexual activity are satisfied with their sex life, and others are not. Overall,
Communication and being in a happy relationship, along with health, are important for sexual satisfaction among older people, according to new research published in PLOS ONE. Sexual expression is increasingly recognised as important throughout the life course, in maintaining relationships, promoting self-esteem and contributing to health and well-being. Although health care professionals are being urged to be more proactive in helping older patients achieve a satisfying sex life, there is a distinct lack of evidence to help guide practitioners. The researchers carried out a mixed methods study combining survey data from the third National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles Natsal-3 and in-depth interviews with older men and women.
Associations between meanings of old age and subjective well-being indicated by satisfaction among the elderly. Campinas, SP, Brasil. To investigate the meanings attributed by the elderly to healthy aging and to being happy in old age, and the associations between these meanings and the evaluations of the elderly individuals of their overall and domain-referenced satisfaction.
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This study uses the General Social Survey on Canadians at Work and Home to provide a recent assessment of the life satisfaction of seniors in Canada. It includes information on overall life satisfaction, as well as information on nine domains of life: standard of living; health; life achievements; personal relationships; feeling part of the community; time available to do things you like doing; quality of local environment; personal appearance; and feeling safe. The paper also explores the factors associated with life satisfaction and examines several measures of resilience among Canadian seniors.
Please take this quick survey to tell us about what happens after you publish a paper. Journal of Family and Economic Issues. Using data from the Health and Retirement Study HRSwe examined the association between subjective perception of financial well-being and life satisfaction.
Skip to search form Skip to main content. Aging in place can offer both economic and health benefits. As the population continues to age, it is especially critical that communities facilitate aging in place.
In China, aging is becoming an increasingly serious issue, and the Chinese government are paying more attention to the life satisfaction of the elderly. Nevertheless, in their daily lives, the elderly are often discriminated against, which may have a negative impact on their life satisfaction. To enable a better understanding of these relationships, we discuss the factors affecting the macro-system national identity and micro-system sense of community of the elderly. Three hundred and ninety-one elderly people 60— years old; males, females from three communities in the Anhui and Shandong provinces of China participated in our study.