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Correlational findings

Study Knight & Gunatilaka (2010): study CN 2002

Public:
16+ aged rural-urban migrants, China, 2002
Survey name:
CN-CHIP 2002
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1930
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
Living with family members
Our Classification
Operationalization
Self-report on single question:
How many people are there in your household?
Author distinguished:
1: Living with others
0: Not living with others

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks M-FH-g-sq-v-5-da b = +.14 ns B controlled for:
- Future income expectations
- Gender
- Marital Status
- Interaction gender*marital status
- Education
- Financial assets
- Unemployment
- Working hours
- Health
- Duration of urban residence
- Regional income
- Household income
- Remittances
- Area of house
- Living in own house
- Heating
- Child left behind
- Number of friends/relatives in city

Effect is stronger for those who migrated less long ago.