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Correlational findings

Study Sing (2009a): study HK 2006

Public:
20-69 aged, general public, Hong Kong, 2006
Survey name:
AsiaBarometer 2006
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1000
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
Marital status
Our Classification
Operationalization
Marital status:
1 married
0 not married
  a single
  b other

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-5-m D% = % happy (very and quite)
married   48%
single    59%
other     37%
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-m tc = -.19 M-FH-c-sq-v-4-b D% = % feels happy (often and sometimes)
married   62%
single    65%
other     56%
M-FH-c-sq-v-4-b tc = -.08 C-W-u-sq-v-4-c D% = - % accomplished wants (a great deal and some)
married   59%
single    52%
other     48%
C-W-u-sq-v-4-c tc = -.03 M-ACO---mq-v-7-a DM = - married   M = 2,0
single    M = 2,0
other     M = 1,9
M-ACO---mq-v-7-a BMCT = ns