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Correlational findings

Study Fernandez Ballesteros (1998): study ES 1993

Public:
65+ aged, Spain, 199?
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1014
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
At home

Correlate

Authors's Label
Social class
Our Classification
Remarks
Housewives not included (N = 275)
Distribution
N = 4: 68; 3: 216; 2: 265; 1: 184
Operationalization
Score based on income and (earlier???) professional status
4: upper-middle class
3: middle class
2: lower-middle class
1: low class

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SL?-c-sq-*-*-a DM = + s Lower-middle and lower class (compared to other classes) presented significantly lower scores in life satisfaction