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Correlational findings

Study Andrews & Withey (1976): study US 1973 /2

Public:
18+ aged, general public, USA, 1972-1973
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 2727
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
using highly structured questionnaires

Correlate

Authors's label
Satisfaction with marriage, family life
Our Classification
Operationalization
Index of closed questions, asked in different samples: "How do you feel about...
A your wife/ husband (asked in July
   1973)
b  your marriage (asked in July 1973)
c  your own family life - your wife/
   husband, your marriage, your
   children, if any (asked in July 1973
   and November 1972)"
Rated on a 7-point scale: terrible/ unhappy/ mostly dissatisfied/ mixed/ mostly satisfied/ pleased/ delighted

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-DT-u-sqt-v-7-a r = +.56