# 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
Religiousness
Our Classification
Related specification variables
Operationalization
Direct question;"How religious do you consider yourself?"scores ranged from 0=not religious at all to 4=very religious.

## 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 = +19 Widows(husband died six months ago in mine fire)
D%=19
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 = +19 Survivor wives(husband survived mine fire)
D%=19
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 = +29 Other miners wives(husband was not involved in mine fire). D%=29   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) C-BW-c-sq-l-10-b = + -Other miners wives (husband was not involved in
mine fire). Strongest among widows.