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Correlational findings

Study Glenn (1975): study US 1972

Public:
40-59 aged mothers, non-institutionalized, USA, 1972-73
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 425
Non Response:
-
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

Correlate

Authors's label
Postparental stage
Our Classification
Operationalization
0 Children still living with parents   1 'Empty nest'    

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa G = +.12 ns Age 40-49   : G' = +.10 (ns)
Age 50-59   : G' = +.27 (ns)
G' based on proportion very happy.