Study DeJong-Gierveld (1969): study NL 1965
- 30-55 aged, general public, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 1965
- N = 600
- Non Response
Structured interview and low structured questionnaire at home.
- Authors's Label
- Appreciation of being alone
- Our Classification
- Related specification variables
- 5-item index of agree / disagree statements on possibilities to relax when alone, like to be alone, obligations towards others and too close ties with others as a consequence of social participation.
Observed Relation with Happiness
Married males : r = -.05
Never married females: r = -.06
Married females : r = -.28