Correlational findings

Study Hayo (2007): study ZZ Eastern Europe 1991

18+ aged, general public, Eastern European Countries, 1991
N = 5592
Non Response:
Interview: face-to-face


Authors's Label
Type of employment
Our Classification
A: M=0,04, SD=0,19; B: M=0,59, SD=0,49; C: M=0,01, SD=0,12; D: M=0,004, SD=0,06; E: M=0.001, SD=0.03; F= 0.06, SD= 0,24; G: M=0.26, SD=0,44; H: M=0,02, SD=0,16; I: M=0,02, SD=0,16
A household, student
B full-time employee
C part-time employee
D family helper
E apprentice
F unemployed
G pensioner
H allowance
I widow pension

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLL-u-sq-v-3-b r = A household, student    r=+0.03
B full-time employee    r=+0.05
C part-time employee    r=-0.02
D family helper         r=+0.01
E apprentice            r=-0.01
F unemployed            r=-0.12
G pensioner             r=-0.01
H allowance             r=+0.03
I widow pension         r=-0.03
O-SLL-u-sq-v-3-b OLRC = -.49 p < .01 Household, student (vs. Full-time employee) SE =.15 O-SLL-u-sq-v-3-b OLRC = -.09 ns Part-time (vs. Full-time employee)  SE =.23 O-SLL-u-sq-v-3-b OLRC = -.30 ns Family helper (vs.full time employee)SE =.44 O-SLL-u-sq-v-3-b OLRC = -.08 ns Apprentice (vs. Full-time employee) SE =.84 O-SLL-u-sq-v-3-b OLRC = -.68 p < .01 Unemployed (vs.full-time employee) SE =.12 O-SLL-u-sq-v-3-b OLRC = .07 ns Pensioner (vs. Full-time employee)  SE =.08 O-SLL-u-sq-v-3-b OLRC = .05 ns Allowance (vs. Full-time employee) SE=.18 O-SLL-u-sq-v-3-b OLRC = -.31 ns Widow pension (vs full-time employee)  SE =.31

lgt's controlled for:
- country
- age
- gender
- marital status
- education
- income
- community size
- church attendance
- religion

No substantial changes in reduced logit model