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Correlational findings

Study Spellerberg et al. (1992): study DE East Germany 1990

Public:
18-65 aged, general public, East Germany, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 735
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
Satisfaction with life domains
Our Classification
Operationalization
Selfreport on single questions about satisfaction in the following domains of life:
- family life
- health
- living conditions
- housing
- housing area
- leisure
- social security
- education
- political participation
- public security
- environmental protection
- division of housework
- work
- marriage/partnership

Rated on scale 0 (totally unsatisfied to 10 (totally satisfied)

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d = Joint variance explained by the 4 domainsatisfactions that correlate most with life-satisfaction O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d = .25 p < .05 ALL:
- living conditions
- family life
- health
- public security
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d = .28 p < .05 FEMALE:
- living conditions
- family life
- work
- health
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d = .25 p < .05 MALE:
- living conditions
- work
- public security
- family life
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d = .24 p < .05 EMPLOYED WOMAN 18-34 years of age:
- living conditions
- health
- housing
- family life
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d = .37 p < .05 EMPLOYED WOMEN 35-64 years of age:
- work
- living conditions
- family life
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d = .21 p < .05 MARRIED COUPLES until 60 years old:
- living conditions
- division of housework
- health
- public security