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Correlational findings

Study Bachman et al. (1978): study US 1966

Public:
Public highschool boys followed 8 years from grade 10, USA, 1966-74
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1628
Non Response:
2.8% at T1, 17.2% at T2, 21.0% at T3, 28.9% at T4, 28.5% at T5
Assessment:
Multiple methods
Interviews, tests and questionnaires

Correlate

Authors's label
Later job satisfaction
Our Classification
Operationalization
Job satisfaction at T5: 'All things
considered, how satisfied are you with your work experience on your present (or most recent) job?' 1 = not at all; 2 = not very; 3 = somewhat; 4 = quite; 5 = very satisfied

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HP-g-mq-v-5-a tau = + s T1 happiness:        tau = +.10  (01)
T2 happiness:        tau = +.14  (001)
T3 happiness:        tau = +.14  (001)
T4 happiness:        tau = +.17  (001)
T1:1966, T2:1968, T3:1969, T4:1970, T5:1974