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Correlational findings

Study Linn et al. (1986): study US Wisconsin 1974

Public:
18+ aged, general public, NW-Wisconsin, USA, 1974
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1423
Non Response:
7-24 %
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

Correlate

Authors's label
Health problems
Our Classification
Operationalization
Direct question: Would you say that any health problems keep you from doing a lot of things you would like to do(3), just certain things(2) or can you do almost anything(1)?

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-7-a b = - p < .01 B controlled for:
sex, education, income, occupation, age, friends;
divorce and its interaction with age and friends;
unemployment and its interaction with age and friends
O-SLW-u-sq-v-7-a b = - p < .01 B controlled for:
sex, education, income, occupation, age, friends;
divorce and its interaction with age and friends;
unemployment and its interaction with age and friends
O-HL-c-sq-v-7-a b = + ns interaction with age O-SLW-u-sq-v-7-a b = + p < .05 interaction with age
O-HL-c-sq-v-7-a b = + p < .01 interaction with friends
O-SLW-u-sq-v-7-a b = + p < .05 interaction with friends