Correlational findings

Study Bahr & Harvey (1980): study US 1972

Public
Recently widowed miner`s wives and controls,USA, 1972
Sample
Respondents
N = 222
Non Response
Widows 39% ,survivor wives 19% ,other miners wives 48%
Assessment
Interview: face-to-face
Highly structured

Correlate

Authors's Label
Church membership
Our Classification
Related specification variables
Operationalization
0 non membership                       1 membership

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-3-ac = +? ns Widows(husband died six months ago in mine fire) C-BW-c-sq-l-10-b = + Widows(husband died six months ago in mine fire) O-HL-c-sq-v-3-ac = + s -Widows(husband died six months ago in mine fire) C-BW-c-sq-l-10-b = + -Widows(husband died six months ago in mine fire) O-HL-c-sq-v-3-ac = -? ns Survivor wives(husband survived mine fire) C-BW-c-sq-l-10-b = + Survivor wives(husband survived mine fire)         O-HL-c-sq-v-3-ac = + ns -Survivor wives (husband survived mine fire) C-BW-c-sq-l-10-b = + -Survivor wives (husband survived mine fire) C-BW-c-sq-l-10-b = + Other miners wives(husband was not involved in mine fire).Least strong among widows ,strongest among other miners wives.   O-HL-c-sq-v-3-ac = +? ns Other miners wives(husband was not involved in mine fire) O-HL-c-sq-v-3-ac = + ns -Other miners wives (husband was not involved in  mine fire). Strongest among widows. C-BW-c-sq-l-10-b = + -Other miners wives (husband was not involved in  mine fire). Strongest among widows.