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Correlational findings

Study Goudy & Goudeau (1981): study US 1975

Public:
50+ aged, general public, North-Central Iowa, USA, 1975
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 2321
Non Response:
11.3%
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper
Mailed questionnaire

Correlate

Authors's label
Local people known
Our Classification
Operationalization
Question:"How many people would you say you know who live in this community? none (10, a few (2), many (3), very many (4)"

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-v-5-d r = +.16 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-v-5-d Beta = +.07 p < .01 ß controlled for age, income, education, marital status, relatives in community, friends in community, organizational memberships, community attachment, quality of life