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Correlational findings

Study Moller (1985): study ZA 1984

Public:
Ex-migrant workers, returned to rural Kwazulu, South Africa, 1984
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 253
Non Response:
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper
open- and closed-ended questions. The fieldwork was carried out by three Zulu male research assistants. The fieldworkers spent up to several weeks in any of the research areas to make a detailed study of living conditions of the rural communities.

Correlate

Authors's Label
Retirement meets expectations
Our Classification
Distribution
1:6%; 0:better(25%)+worse(69%)
Operationalization
Selfreport on single question:
"Would you say that retirement turned out?"
1: same as expected
0: different from expectation
    a: better
    b: worse

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-v-5-g r = +.40 All retirees O-HL-c-sq-v-5-a r = +.46 All retirees