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Correlational findings

Study Morawetz (1977): study IL 1976

Public:
Adults, two villages (one equal in incomes, one unequal), Israel, 1976
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 109
Non Response:
38%
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper
delivered at home, collected about one hour later

Correlate

Authors's label
income per standard adult
Our Classification
Operationalization
income per standard adult in hundreds of Israeli pounds per month

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks C-BW-c-sq-l-11-a b = -.09 ns B controlled for:
- years lived in moshav
- religion
- place of birth
- age
- sex
- education
- not married
- children at home
- rooms per house
- rooms per person
- telephone
- no car
- income per standard adult
- Moshav
Strange negative effect in community with unequal income:
- equal moshav: B=ns
- unequal moshav: B=-.17 (p<0.05)
C-BW-c-sq-l-11-a b = B controlled for the above variables with income left out