- Married persons, non-institutionalized, USA, 1978-83
- N = 3050
- Non Response:
- Authors's label
- Marital happiness
- Our Classification
- Single direct question: "Taking all things together, how would you describe your marriage?"
Observed Relation with Happiness
Largely unaffected by job satisfaction. Yet interaction with job satisfaction in relation to 'happy' responses among working wives and their husbands, and in relation to 'unhappy' responses among housewives.