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Correlational findings

Study Mastekaasa (1986): study NO 1985

Public:
16-66 aged general public, Norway, 1985
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1246
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
not explicitly reported

Correlate

Authors's label
Instrumental job values
Our Classification
Remarks
code in the table: INSTVAL
Operationalization
Self-report on 5 pairwise choices (the respondent is asked to choose what he prefers between the 2 propositions):
a: interesting work / high pay
b: easy travel to and from work / high pay
c: work that is not physically demanding / high pay
d: job security / high pay
e: clean workin condition / high pay

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SL?-?-sq-v-5-ga Beta = -.06 ns Males O-SL?-?-sq-v-5-ga Beta = -.01 ns Females

Betas controlled for:
- age
- years of education
- household size
- employment
- household income in previous year
- being married

Betas unaffected by additional control for
- discrepancy with income in network