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Correlational findings

Study Allardt (1973): study SE 1972

Public:
15-64 aged, general public, Sweden, 1972
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1000
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Highly structured

Correlate

Authors's label
Chronic illness
Our Classification
Operationalization
9-point scale ranging from "heart and circularity diseases" to "no chronic illness or impairment"

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-4-a rpc = -.12 Controlled for: Income, housing density, social status, education, freq. of meetings with relatives, no. of friends, anxiety, opportunities to make personal contacts, possibilities to decide on matters concerning one's own personal life, interesting life, easyness of life, loneliness, no. of memberships in clubs and associations, gets sufficient attention, feeling of being liked, feeling of being able to use knowledge and skills, feeling of chance to succeed, age, gender, satisfaction with income, no. of communities in which lived.