Correlational findings

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

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


Authors's label
Job satisfaction (income effect subtracted)
Our Classification
Error Estimates
s.e.= 0.02
Not reported.

Income effect subtracted in regression equation: the effects of income on job satisfaction are removed, which results in non-financial job satisfaction.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Special Research Type Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a OPRC = +.15 p < .01 none OPRC controlled for:
- Personal income
- Log other family members' income
- Log of avg. household income in census tract
- Self-perceived health
- Gender
- Age
- 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