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Correlational findings

Study Inoguchi & Fujii (2013): study AF 2003

Public:
Working aged (20-69), Afghanistan, 2003-2008
Survey name:
Asia Barometer 2003-2008
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 607
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
Region
Our Classification
Operationalization
a Central/Kabul (reference)
b Eastern
c South Central
d South Western
e Western
f Northern
g Central/Hazarjat

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Special Research Type Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-5-mb OLRC = +.30 ns none b. Eastern

- all
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-mb OLRC = +.09 ns none - marrieds only O-HL-c-sq-v-5-mb OLRC = 1.06 p < .01 none C. South Central O-HL-c-sq-v-5-mb OLRC = +.87 p < .05 none - marrieds only O-HL-c-sq-v-5-mb OLRC = 1.99 p < .01 none d. South Western O-HL-c-sq-v-5-mb OLRC = 2.03 p < .01 none Married only. O-HL-c-sq-v-5-mb OLRC = -.32 ns none e. Western O-HL-c-sq-v-5-mb OLRC = -.35 ns none Married only. O-HL-c-sq-v-5-mb OLRC = 1.66 p < .01 none f. Northern O-HL-c-sq-v-5-mb OLRC = 1.60 p < .01 none Married only. O-HL-c-sq-v-5-mb OLRC = -1.4 p < .05 none g. Central/Hazarjat

-all
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-mb OLRC = -1.7 p < .05 none Married only.

OLRC's controlled for:
- INDIVIDUAL characteristics:
  - Satisfaction with other life domains
  - Access to public services:
    - water supply
    - electricity
    - piped gas
  - lifestyle characteristics:
    - religion
    - living internationally
    - English ability
    - homeownership
    - number of family members
    - relative standard of living
    - no right to vote
  - Socioeconomic status:
    - gender
    - marital status
    - age
    - income
    - educational attainment