# 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
Family income
Our Classification
Related specification variables
Operationalization
Direct question on income.<\$1000-2999,\$3000-4999,\$5000-6999 ,\$7000-8999, \$9000-10999, \$11000-12999, \$13000-14999, \$15000-16999, \$17000-18999, \$19000>

## Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks C-BW-c-sq-l-10-b = +.33 Widows(husband died six months ago in mine fire) C-BW-c-sq-l-10-b = +.33 -Widows(husband died six months ago in mine fire) C-BW-c-sq-l-10-b = +.32 Survivor wives(husband survived mine fire)         C-BW-c-sq-l-10-b = +.32 -Survivor wives (husband survived mine fire) C-BW-c-sq-l-10-b = +? ns Other miners wives(husband was not involved in mine fire) C-BW-c-sq-l-10-b = + ns -Other miners wives (husband was not involved in
mine fire)