Correlational findings

Study Abbott et al. (2011): study ZZ Various nation sets 2001

Adults, general public, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Armenia and Georgia, 2001
Survey name
Unnamed study
N = 2000
Non Response
Interview: face-to-face


Authors's Label
Social resource
Our Classification
Self report on question from the answers to a range of questions about having someone to rely on outside the household when..
A: feeling depressed
b: help in finding a job
c: need to borrow money

1: yes
2: no

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-v-4-c Beta = +.2 p < .01 Beta controled for other aspects of social integration:
- active member of organization
- personal support
- married
- employed
O-SLW-c-sq-v-4-c Beta = +.05 p < .01 Beta additionally controled for:
- social cohesion
  - trust in people
  - trust in government
  - fear of crime
- empowerment
  - sense of control
  - health
  - education
O-SLW-c-sq-v-4-c Beta = +.03 p < .05 Beta additionally controled for country
- Freedom of choice and control