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Correlational findings

Study Christoph (2010): study DE 1998

Public:
Working aged, general public, Germany, 1998
Survey name:
DE-Wohlfahrtssurvey
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 2130
Non Response:
56%
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's Label
Deprivation
Our Classification
Distribution
M=2.2; min.=0, max. = 19.4
Operationalization
Selfreport on 21 questions on deprivation:
A An apartment with at least as many rooms as persons live there
B An indoor toilet and a buthtub or shower
C  A garden, a balcony, or a terrace
D To be able to buy new clothing once in a while, even if the old clothes are not worn-out
E  A hot meal at least once a day
F  A holiday away from home for at least 1 week a year
G To invite friends for dinner at home once a month
H To eat out in a restaurant once a month
I   A newspaper subscription
J A telephone
K A car
L A TV
M A video recorder
N A computer
O A hifi system
P A washing machine
Q A dishwasher
R To replace worn but still usable furniture with new
S To be able to afford medical treatment and dentures if necessary, even if it is not fully covered by one's health insurance
T Supplementary private health insurance
U Private pension plan

1 Yes
0 No

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d OLRC = -.06 p < .001 No controls O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d OLRCs = -.38 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d OLRC = -.05 p < .001 OLRC-S and OLRC controlled for:
- region
- nationality
- gender
- age
- marital status
- education
- health
- employment status
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d OLRCs = -.34 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d OLRC = -.05 p < .001 OLRC-S and OLRC additionally controlled for:
- income