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Correlational findings

Study McNamara & St.George (1978): study US 1971

Public:
18+ aged, general public, USA, 1971
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 2164
Non Response:
20%
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Highly structured, at home

Correlate

Authors's label
Married no children vs never married
Our Classification
Operationalization
0. Never married
1. Married, no children

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa G = +.44 p < .01 under age 30   G'=+.55  01
over age  30   G'=+.53  01