Correlational findings

Study Haindorfer (2019): study ZZ Eastern Europe 2012

21-65 aged, commuters from Slowakia, Tsjechia and Hungary, 2012-2013
Survey name
AT TRANSLAB survey 2012-2013
N = 2687
Non Response
Interview: face-to-face


Authors's Label
Type of business
Our Classification
Question not reported
A Agriculture, fishery and forestry
B Manufacturing industry
C Construction, mining
D Trade
E Horeca
F Care
G Other business type (reference)

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-af b = +/- ns                              b
A Agriculture, etc.        -.05(ns)
B Manufacturing industry   +.01(ns)
C Construction, mining     +.22(ns)
D Trade                    -.16(ns)
E Horeca                   -.02(ns)
F Care                     +.17(ns)
G Other business type(ref.)
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-af Beta = +/- ns                             beta
A Agriculture, etc.        -.01(ns)
B Manufacturing industry   +.00(ns)
C Construction, mining     +.05(ns)
D Trade                    -.02(ns)
E Horeca                   -.01(ns)
F Care                     +.03(ns)
G Other business type(ref.)

b and beta controlled for:
- Gross monthly income
- Perceived prosperity development
- Perceived job-related health risks
- Perceived job security
- Commuting time in minutes (plus squared)
- Education level
- Knowledge of the German language
- Perceived health
- Perceived identity
- Balanced relation between work and family
- Marital status
- Having children
- Frequency contact w. other commuters/friends
- Frequency contact w. Austrian friends
- Good working climate
- Discrimination at work
- Number of commuters among family/friends
- Enough leisure time
- Possibilities realizing own ideas
- Possibility for mobility at work
- Flexible work contract
- Region of origin
- Gender
- Age
- Employment status
- Company size
- Ethnic differentiation on workfloor
- Commuting frequency
- Employment status before current job