print

Correlational findings

Study Glenn & Weaver (1981a): study US 1973

Public:
Marrieds, USA, 1973-78
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 9000
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Highly structured

Correlate

Authors's label
Satisfaction with friendships
Our Classification
Operationalization
Direct question: "For each area of life I am going to name, tell me the number that shows how much satisfaction you get from that area? 1.a very great deal, 2.a great deal, 3.quite a lot, 4.a fair amount, 5.some, 6.a little,
7.none"

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa r = + Married persons working full-time:
- white men:   r=+.22   ß=+.03
- black men:   r=+.23   ß=+.11
- white women: r=+.29   ß=+.01
- black women: r=+.13   ß= .06

All married women:
- white: r=+.30  ß=+.06
- black: r=+.26  ß=+.11
                  
O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa r = + Married persons working full-time:
- white men:   r=+.22   ß=+.03
- black men:   r=+.23   ß=+.11
- white women: r=+.29   ß=+.01
- black women: r=+.13   ß= .06

All married women:
- white: r=+.30  ß=+.06
- black: r=+.26  ß=+.11
        
O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa Beta = + ß controled for marital happiness, satisfaction with: work, financial situation, community, nonworking activities, family life and health