- 18+ aged, general public, United States, 1972-98
- Survey name
- CN-GSS 2003
- N = 24128
- Non Response
- Interview: face-to-face
- Authors's Label
- Current occupation
- Our Classification
- Self-report on three questions:
a) "Last week were you working full time, part time, going to school, keeping house, or what?
1 Working full time (35 hours or more)
2 Working part ti!l1e (1 to 34 hours)
3 With a job, but not at work because of
temporary illness, vacation, strike
4 Unemployed, laid off, looking for work
6 In school
7 Keeping house
b) "What kind of work do you (did you normally) do? That is, what (is/was)
your job called?
c) "(Are/Were) you self-employed or (do/did) you work for someone else?
2 Someone else"
Observed Relation with Happiness
B's controlled for:
- Marital status
- Log income
- Years of education
- Health index