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Correlational findings

Study Levy & Guttman (1975a): study IL 1968

Public:
18+ aged, general public, urban areas, Israel, 1968-1970
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 3600
Non Response:
?
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

Correlate

Authors's label
Worries
Our Classification
Operationalization
Index of closed questions, rated on a 4-point scale, ranging from (1) very worried to (4) not at all worried:

a.  Worried by the economy of Israel
b.  Worried by the economic situation     of self and family
c.  Worried by health of self and       family
d.  Worried these days
e.  Worried by terrorist activities       throughout the country
f.  Worried by terrorist activities in    his neighbourhood
g.  Worried by the political situation    of Israel
h.  Worried by the military strenght of     Israel Defence Forces
i.  Worried by terrorist activities       against Israelis abroad
j. Worried by the security situation     of Israel
k. Family income insufficient

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-AOL-c-sq-v-4-b mc = +        

       1968/2  1968/11  1969/2  1969/6  1970/2

a. mc= +.14    +.15     +.11    +.10    +.07
b. mc= +.35    +.42     +.35    +.42    +.26
c. mc= +.32    +.29     +.31    +.38    +.34
d. mc= +.75    +.71     +.72    +.71    +.75
e. mc= +.25    +.31     +.31    +.27    +.44
f. mc= +.11    +.17     +.13    +.12    +.27
g. mc= +.29    +.27     +.30    +.30
h. mc= +.33    +.32     +.30    +.32
i. mc=                                   +.33
j. mc=                                  +.37
k. mc=                         +.35     +.25