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Correlational findings

Study Bradburn & Caplovitz (1965): study US Illinois 1962

Public:
Adult, general public, 4 towns, varying in economic prosperity, Illinois, USA, 1962
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 2006
Non Response:
-
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
Organizational memberships
Our Classification
Operationalization
Direct question on belonging to organizations, clubs, or community groups

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa G = +.33 p < .01 females
those of lower S.E.S.
A-BB-cw-mq-v-4-e G = + Index of Positive Affects   : G' = +.25 (01)
- Stronger among females
- Unaffected by S.E.S.
Index of Negatiive Affects  : G' = -.19 (01)
- Stronger among males
- Unaffected by S.E.S.