print

Correlational findings

Study Lissitsa & Chachashvili-Bolotin (2016): study IL 2003

Public:
20+ aged general pubic, Israel, 2003-2012
Survey name:
IL AnnualSocialSurveysIsrael 2003-2012
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 73523
Non Response:
20%
Assessment:
Interview: computer assisted (CAPI)

Correlate

Authors's label
Family income
Our Classification
Operationalization
Selfreport on single question:
"Last month, what was the total gross income of all members of the household, from all sources: work, pensions, support payments, rents, etc.?"
Ratings in New Israelian Shekels (NIS):
10. > 24.000
9.  17.001-24000
8   13.001-17.000
7   10.001-13.000
6   8.001-10.000
5   6.501-8.000
4   5.001-6.500
3   4.001-5.000
2   2.501-4.000
1   2.500 or less

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLu-u-sq-v-4-f b = +.02 p < .01 O-SLu-u-sq-v-4-f Beta = +.18 p < .01 b and Beta controlled for:
- wave of data collection
- age group
- immigrant
- Arab ethnicity
- gender
- locality
- marital status
- religiosity
- education
- number of children
- employment

b and Beta not affected by additionally controlling for:
- frequency of meeting friends
- loneliness
- self-perceived health
- health problems
- internet use
- interaction effects between wave of data collection and:
   - age
   - Arab ethnicity
   - immigrant
   - internet use
   - income
   - health problems