Study Martinson et al. (1984): study US Wisconsin 1974
- 18+aged, general public, N.W. Wisconsin, USA, 1974
- N = 1423
- Non Response
- Authors's Label
- Community solidarity
- Our Classification
- Related specification variables
- 3 item index of closed questions, rated on a 5 point Likert scale.
a. Usually I feel free to stop and visit with most people around here.
b. I know the people living around here quite well.
c. Most of the time I do not really feel like a member of this community
Observed Relation with Happiness
30 - 49: r = +.39 05
50 - 64: r = +.21 05
> 64: r = +.23 05
30 - 49: ß = +.31 05
50 - 64: ß = +.16 05
> 64: ß = +.17 05
ß controlled for:powerlessness, health, days too sick to work, recent move, separated/ divorced, unemployed, contact with relatives, contact with friends, church attendance, organizational membership, education, family income.