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Correlational findings

Study Cutler (1976): study US 1974

Public:
65+, aged, USA,1974-1975
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 438
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
Satisfaction index
Our Classification
Operationalization
For each area of life I am going to name tell me the number (on the card) that shows how much satisfaction you get from that area:
A. the city or place you live in.
B. your none-working activities - hobbies and so on.
C. your family life
D. your friendships

1. none
2. a little
3. some
4. a fair amount
5. quite a bit
6. a great deal
7. a very great deal

Actual scores on the index range from 4 (lowest satisfaction) to 28 (highest satisfaction).

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-3-a r = +.27 p < .00