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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
Perceived financial adequacy
Our Classification
Related specification variables
Operationalization
selfreport on perceived financial adequacy
1:high
0:low

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-v-5-g Beta = +.09 ns Retirees aged 64 and younger only (N=125)

Beta controlled for:
-satisfied with health
-no pension income
-community elder
-has a confidant
-looked forward to retirement
-is happy as grandparents were
-aged gradually