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Correlational findings

Study Glenn & McLanahan (1981): study US 1973

Public:
50+ aged, with no children under age 18 at home, USA,1973-78
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 2465
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview at home

Correlate

Authors's label
Income
Our Classification
Operationalization
Family-income

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa Beta = + Males   ß= +.11  (P2 = 0.004)  N = 1055
Females ß= +.08  (P2 = 0.013)  N = 1310
ß controlled for age, years of school completed, church attendance frequency and employment status.