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Correlational findings

Study Ajrouch (2007): study US Detroit 2001

Public:
56+aged, Arab-Americans, USA, 2001-2002
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 101
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Based on language preference, two-thirds of the interviews were conducted in English and one-third in Arabic by a native Arabic-speaking bi-lingual interviewer. Interviews occurred at the participants' homes and lasted for approximately an hour.

Correlate

Authors's label
US born
Our Classification
Operationalization
1: born in the United States
0: born outside the United States

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-v-7-g rs = +.23 p < .05 O-SLW-c-sq-v-7-g Beta = +.22 p < .05 Beta controled for:
- gender
- age
O-SLW-c-sq-v-7-g Beta = +.16 ns Beta controled for:
- gender
- age
- human capital
  - education
  - income
O-SLW-c-sq-v-7-g Beta = +.18 ns Beta controled for:
- gender
- age
- human capital
  - bilingual
  - English fluent
O-SLW-c-sq-v-7-g Beta = +.20 p < .10 Beta controled for:
- gender
- age
- social capital: child
  - get on nerves
  - makes too many demands
O-SLW-c-sq-v-7-g Beta = +.23 p < .10 Beta controled for:
- gender
- age
- social capital: spouse
  - get on nerves
  - makes too many demands