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Correlational findings

Study Michalos (1985): study CA Guelph CMA 1985

Public:
Students undergraduates University of Guelph, Canada, 1984
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 700
Non Response:
18%
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper

Correlate

Authors's label
Satisfaction with family relations
Our Classification
Operationalization
Closed question on satisfaction with quality and quantity of contact with family members, rated on a 7-point scale. 1: terrible...7:delightful.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-DT-c-sq-v-7-aa Beta = +.13 p < .01 Males N:140 ß= ns    Females N:149 ß=+.14  (05)

ß's controlled for satisfaction with:
health, financial security, paid employment, friendships, housing, recreation, religion,   self esteem and education
O-HL-u-sq-v-7-a Beta = +.14 p < .01 Males N:140  (ns)     Females N:149 ß=+.17  (01)

ß's controlled for satisfaction with:
health, paid employment, friendships, self-esteem and education