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Correlational findings

Study Bakker & VandeBerg (1974): study NL 1968

Public:
20-65 aged, general public, The Netherlands, 1968
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1552
Non Response:
34% refusal and unattainable.
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

Correlate

Authors's label
Satisfaction with possibilities to pursue one's hobbies
Our Classification
Operationalization
Closed question rated on an open graphic scale ranging from 'very dissatisfied' to 'very satisfied'.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HP-g-sq-ol-7-a G = +.53 p < .05 Lower among age 41-50
Unaffected by S.E.S.
Stronger among medium educational level.
Stronger among females.