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Correlational findings

Study Williams (2003): study US 1986

Public:
24+ aged, USA, followed 1986-1994
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 2348
Non Response:
n=723 in 1989 and 1994.
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
Male sexe
Our Classification
Operationalization
1: males
0: females

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-u-sq-v-5-I b = -.10 p < .05 Continuity in an unmarried status (compared to continually married) O-SLW-u-sq-v-5-I b = -.04 ns Transition out of marriage (compared to continually married) O-SLW-u-sq-v-5-I b = -.02 ns Transition into first marriage (compared to continually never married) O-SLW-u-sq-v-5-I b = -.10 ns Transition into remarriage (compared to continually widowed or divorced) O-SLW-u-sq-v-5-I = B's controled for:
- race
- education
- children
- household income
- employment
- age and age squared