# Correlational findings

## Study Timmermans (1997): study FR 1990

Public:
18+ aged, general public, France, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1002
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

## Correlate

Authors's label
Satisfaction with financial situation
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single question: "How satisfied are you with the financial situation of your household?" rated on a 10-point numeri- cal scale ranging from 'dissatisfied' to 'satisfied'.

## Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = + 1       M=2.58     Mt=5.3
2       M=2.71     Mt=5.7
3       M=2.75     Mt=5.8
4       M=3.04     Mt=6.8
5       M=3.15     Mt=7.2
6       M=3.19     Mt=7.3
7       M=3.22     Mt=7.4
8       M=3.38     Mt=7.9
9       M=3.40     Mt=8.0
10      M=3.54     Mt=8.5
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = + 1       M=4.04      Mt=3.4
2       M=4.53      Mt=3.9
3       M=5.76      Mt=5.3
4       M=6.17      Mt=5.7
5       M=6.52      Mt=6.1
6       M=6.73      Mt=6.4
7       M=7.32      Mt=7.0
8       M=7.70      Mt=7.4
9       M=8.12      Mt=7.9
10      M=8.02      Mt=7.8
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = 1       M=-.50      Mt=4.5
2       M=-.35      Mt=4.6
3       M= .82      Mt=5.8
4       M=1.11      Mt=6.1
5       M=1.27      Mt=6.3
6       M=1.36      Mt=6.4
7       M=1.79      Mt=6.8
8       M=1.85      Mt=6.8
9       M=2.00      Mt=7.0
10      M=1.36      Mt=6.4
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.37 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.47 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.25 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.25 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.36 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.18 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.35 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.49 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.24 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income