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Correlational findings

Study Helliwell & Huang (2010): study CA 2002 /1

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Canada, 2002-2003
Survey name:
ESC 2002-2003 (2nd wave)
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1862
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
Log of average household income in census tract
Our Classification
Operationalization
Log of average household income in census tract

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a OPRC = -.19 p < .05 OPRC controlled for:
- Job satisfaction
- Log other family members' income
- Log of personal income
- Self-perceived health
- Age
- Gender
- Marital status
- Education
- Contact w. family members
- Contact w. friends
- Contact w. neighbors
- Number of memberships or extent of activity
- Trust in general
- Trust in neighbors
- Trust in police
- Importance of religion
- Frequency attending religious services
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a OPRC = -.18 p < .05 OPRC not controlled for job satisfaction, but additionally controlled for job characterisitics:
- Makes own decisions
- Requires skill
- Has enough time
- Free of conflicting demands
- Has variety of tasks
- Trust in management