Correlational findings

Study Koo & Yee (2016): study KR 2014

18+ aged, general public, South Korea, 2014-2018
Survey name
ICSLV 2014-2018
N = 2000
Non Response
Questionnaire: Conputer Assisted Web Interview (CAWI)


Authors's Label
Risk experience
Our Classification
Self-report on 9 questions:
"When did your household experience the following things latest?"
a Threatened livelihood due to unemployment or low income of household members
b Threatened livelihood due to unemployment or low income due to illness or injury of household
c Food insecurity
d Threatenend access to safe water
e Threatened life due to poor means of transportation or road conditions, traffic accidents
f War or armed conflict
g Political oppression, denying of human rights
h Someone in your household got involved in a crime
I Someone in your household been a victim of corruption such as demanded a bribe from civil servants

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-ce Beta = -.17 p < .01 Beta controlled for:
- age
- gender
- marital status
- education level
- work status
- household income
- trust gap
- ingroup trust
- discrimination experience
- community participation