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Correlational findings

Study Huff-Fox (1977): study US 1970

Public:
Older white middle-class women, USA, 1970
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 212
Non Response:
Assessment:
Multiple methods
Face-to-face interview, questionnaire and medical examinations

Correlate

Authors's label
Self rated health
Our Classification
Operationalization
Direct question on a 10-point selfanchoring scale (based on
Cantril 1965) with the bottom of the ladder (0) representing the most serious illness and the top of the ladder (9) representing perfect health

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-BB-cw-mq-v-4-e r = +.31 p < .01 Retirees A-BB-cw-mq-v-4-e r = +.30 p < .05 Workers A-BB-cw-mq-v-4-e r = +.19 ns Housewives