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Correlational findings

Study Warr et al. (1979): study GB 1977

Public:
Factory workers, blue collar, UK, 1977
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 590
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Two structured interviews

Correlate

Authors's label
Satisfaction with standards and achievement
Our Classification
Operationalization
7-item index of questions on satisfaction with standards and achievement. Typical items:
- The moral standards in Britain today
- What to future seems to hold for you
Answers scored on a seven point scale ranging from"extremely dissatisfied"(1) to "extremely satisfied"(7).

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-v-7-a r = +.51 p < .01 controlled for age   rpc=+.51
controlled for skill rpc=+.50
O-HL-c-sq-v-3-ab r = +.31 p < .01 controlled for age   rpc=+.31
controlled for skill rpc=+.31