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Correlational findings

Study Keith (1985a): study US 1969

Public:
58-63 aged unmarried, followed 10 years, USA, 1969-1979
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1398
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

Correlate

Authors's label
Earlier education
Our Classification
Operationalization
Self report on single question:
1 elementary education or less
2
3
4
5
6 having done gruaduate work
Assessed at T1. (10 years ago)

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa r = T1 education by T2 LEVEL of happiness O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa r = +.10 ns - widowed O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa r = +.07 ns - divorced/separated O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa Beta = T1 education by T1-T2 CHANGE in happiness O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa r = +.18 ns - never married O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa Beta = -.05 ns - widowed O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa Beta = -.02 ns - divorced/separated O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa Beta = +.10 ns - never married

Beta's with T2 happiness controled for:
- sexe
- age
- T1 occupation
- T1 happiness: to measure CHANGE in happiness