Correlational findings

Study Allardt (1973): study SE 1972

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


Authors's Label
Feeling of being able to use knowledge and skills
Our Classification
Question if the respondent feels he is able to use his/her knowledge and skills. 4-point scale ranging from "wholly agree" to "not important"

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-4-a rpc = +.22 Controlled for: Income, housing density, education, social status, anxiety, chronic illness, freq. of meetings with relatives, no. of friends, opportunities to make personal contacts, possibilities to decide on matters concerning one's own personal life, easyness of life, no. of memberships in clubs and associations, interesting life, loneliness, feeling of chance to succeed, feeling of being liked, gets sufficient attention, satisfaction with income, age, gender, no. of communities in which lived.