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Correlational findings

Study White (1979): study US 1977

Public:
Adult, general public,, USA, 1977
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1085
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview , partly by phone

Correlate

Authors's label
Financial prospects
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single closed question:"Are your finan-
cial prospects better or worse than
two years ago?"
0 Worse
1 Better

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-3-ad r = 1:first marriage men    r = +.20  (05)
2:first marriage women  r = +.02  (ns)
3:remarriage men        r = +.28  (05)
4:remarriage women      r = +.04  (ns)