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Correlational findings

Study Miller et al. (1991): study US 1956

Public:
White married mothers with children under age 13, USA 1956
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 356
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
and questionnaire.

Correlate

Authors's label
Social class
Our Classification
Operationalization
Husband's occupation
0 = nonprofessional
1 = professional or managerial

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks M-CO---mq-v-3-a Beta = +.14 p < .01 Betas controlled for:
- age
- education
- life-cycle stage (child < 6 or not)
- number of children

Unaffected by:
-number of roles
-Employment
-Interaction between Roles/employment
M-CO---mq-v-3-a Beta = +.01 ns When additional controlled for interaction between:
-Roles/husband’s occupation
-Employment/husbands occupation