Correlational findings

Study Krause (2013): study DE 2007

16+ aged, recently fallen unemployed, Germany, 2007-2008
Survey name
IZA Evaluation Dataset S
N = 2542
Non Response
Interview: face-to-face


Authors's Label
Extraversion index
Our Classification
Exact index of extraversion not reported.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d b = +.13 p < .01 B controlled for:
- Individual characteristics
  a) age and age squared
  b) disabled
  c) marital status
  d) having a partner
  e) employment status spouse
  f) employment status partner
  g) (number of) children in household
  h) education
  i) migrant status
  j) wage in last job
  k) duration of last job
  l) unemployment benefits
  m) reason of termination of last job
- Interview-specific characteristics:
  n) interview cohort
  o) time between unemployment entry and
- Environmental characteristics:
  p) national unemployment rate
  q) region/state in Germany
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d b = +.04 ns B additionally controlled for:
  a) self-esteem in getting a job within the
     upcoming 6 months
- Personality:
  b) locus of control index
  c) neuroticism index