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Correlational findings

Study Weick (1994a): study DE 1993

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Germany, 1993
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 2000
Non Response:
?
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
Family and household forms
Our Classification
Operationalization
1. Living alone
   a single
   b divorced
   c widowed
2. Living together
   a with partner, no children
   b with partner and children
   c with others (communal)
   d other family household

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-f DM = Living alone                    West     East
a single                        7,7       7,1*
b divorced                      7,0       4,6*
c widowed                       7,6       6,6
Living together
a. with partner, no child       8,0       7,0
b. with partner and children    8,0       7,1
c. with others                  8,0       6,9
a with partner, no children     7,9       6,4
b with partner and children     -         6,9
c with others (communal)        8,0        -
d other family houhold          8,0       6,9

* N<20