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Correlational findings

Study Schilmoeller et al. (1991): study US 1991

Public:
Mothers, followed 1 year postpartum, USA, 1991
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 44
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
at home

Correlate

Authors's Label
Total Interactions
Our Classification
Error Estimates
Cronbach's alpha=.68
Remarks
Past of Community Interaction Checklist (Wahler's, 1980b)
Distribution
-Adolescent  mothers: 1 month: M=7.11; 6 months: M=6.42; 12months: M=5.74
-Older mothers: 1 month: M=6.48; 6 months: M=6.12; 12months: M=5.64
Operationalization
Self reported number of interactions during the last 24 hours, e.g. with kin, friends, baby's father or helping agents.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLu-c-mq-?-*-a r = +.19 ns Adolescent Mothers
-T1 Number of Interactions by T3 happiness
O-SLu-c-mq-?-*-a r = +.12 ns -T2 Number of Interactions by T3 happiness O-SLu-c-mq-?-*-a r = +.12 ns -T3 Number of Interactions by T3 happiness O-SLu-c-mq-?-*-a r = -.16 ns Older Mothers
-T1 Number of Interactions by T3 happiness
O-SLu-c-mq-?-*-a r = +.21 ns -T2 Number of Interactions by T3 happiness O-SLu-c-mq-?-*-a r = +.02 ns -T3 Number of Interactions by T3 happiness