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Correlational findings

Study Brenner (1975): study US Various places 1972

Public:
18+ aged, general public, country and big city, USA, 1972
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 2168
Non Response:
19% in Washington, and 25% in Kansas City.
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

Correlate

Authors's label
Satisfaction with major life areas
Our Classification
Operationalization
6-item index of closed questions on problems with housing, neighborhood, friends, occupation, marriage, and children, rated on 7-point scales. Unhappy with one or more / not unhappy with any / satisfied with all 6 of these areas.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks M-TH-g-sq-v-5-b G = +.50 p < .001 Each satisfaction was significantly related (001) to enjoyment.