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Correlational findings

Study Dekker & DeHart (2007): study NL 2006

Public:
16+ aged, general public, The Netherlands, 2006
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 159439
Non Response:
Assessment:
Questionnaire: web

Correlate

Authors's label
Satisfaction with place of residence
Our Classification
Operationalization
Selfreport on single question:
How happy are you with your place of residence?
1 very unhappy
2 unhappy
3 neither unhgappy nor happy
4 happy
5 very happy
- DK/NA

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-5-a r = +.30 p < .05 Individual happiness by individual satisfaction with place of residence O-HL-c-sq-v-5-a r = +.41 p < .05 Average happiness in zipcode area by average satisfaction with place of residence in zipcode area O-HL-c-sq-v-5-a r = +.44 p < .05 Average happiness in community by average satisfaction with place of residence in community O-HL-c-sq-v-5-a r = +.24 p < .05 Average happiness in province by average satisfaction with place of residence in province