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Correlational findings

Study Kasl & Harburg (1975): study US 1970

Public:
25-60 aged married adults, Detroit, USA, 197?
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1000
Non Response:
17%
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interviews by same race interviewer

Correlate

Authors's label
Perceived danger for crime
Our Classification
Operationalization
7 item index of which:
- 5 items on perceived danger
- 2 items on perceived protection in the neighborhood.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-3-d r =               High stress area - Low stress area
Black males   r =      +.04    -       +.14
White males   r =      +.27    -       +.03
Black females r =      +.14    -       -.04
White females r =      -.05    -       +.08