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Correlational findings

Study Chiriboga (1982a): study US 1969

Public:
People in transition followed 11 years, metropolis, USA, 1969-1980
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 163
Non Response:
Attrition after 11 years 24%
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Lengthy interviews

Correlate

Authors's label
Earlier psychiatric symptoms count
Our Classification
Operationalization
42-item California Symptoms Checklist, derived from Cornwell Medical Index, administered 11 years ago at T1(1969).

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-3-cb r = T1 symptoms by T5 happiness (11 year interval)
Males:   r= -.31 (05)      
Females: r= -.17 (ns)