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Correlational findings

Study Nettle (2005b): study GB 2000

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Great Britain, 2000
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 11419
Non Response:
not reported
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
Social-Economic Status
Our Classification
Operationalization
Socio-economic status based on occupation using the Registrar General's social classes. SES ranked in a five-fold classification from;
1 unskilled and routine (V)
2                       (IV)
3                       (III)
4                       (II)
5 professional          (I)

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-V-h-sq-n-11-a DM = +                            M
1:unskilled and routine   7,0
2:                        7,3
3:                        7,3
4:                        7,5
5:professional            7,6

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O-V-h-sq-n-11-a r = +.07 p < .001 O-V-h-sq-n-11-a Beta = + ns Beta's controlled for:
- Income
- Personal control