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Correlational findings

Study Allain et al. (1996): study ZW 1994

Public:
60+ aged, general public, regions, Zimbabwe, 1994-1995
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 278
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
structured interview by trained research nurses

Correlate

Authors's label
children could give better support
Our Classification
Operationalization
Self report on single question. Satisfaction with support from children, full question not reported.
0 = children could give better support.
1 = children could not give better support

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SL?-?-sq-v-4-i D% = + p < .05 % happy
children could not give better support  61%
children could give better support      34%
-difference                            +27%
O-SL?-?-sq-v-4-i OR = + ns OR not significant adjusted for:
- live with children
- children give material support
- rural residence
- children give respect
- satisfied with financial circumstances
- better off than neighbours
- feels lonely