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Correlational findings

Study Rohe & Stegman (1994): study US Baltimore, Maryland 1989

Public:
18+ aged, heads of low-income households, Baltimore city, United States, followed 18 months, 1989
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 283
Non Response:
Assessment:

assesment method not reported

Correlate

Authors's label
Education
Our Classification
Remarks
T1-T2 lag: 18 months
Distribution
                                Homeowners    Renters
0-8 years                    1,4%                 4,3%
9-11 years                16,8%               21,4%
High school degree  49,7%               32,9%
Some college            24,5%              35,0%
College graduate        7,7%                6,4%
Operationalization
Full question not reported

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-v-5-c Beta = -.02 ns T1-T2 CHANGE in happiness, by T1 education.

Beta controlled for:
- Form of tenure
- T1 happiness (to capture change)
- demographic characteristics
  - age
  - marital status
  - sex
  - income
- occupational status
- housing condition
- neighborhood satisfaction
- housing type