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Correlational findings

Study Spreitzer & Snyder (1974): study US 1972

Public:
18+ aged, married or widowed, USA,1972-73
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1547
Non Response:
-
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

Correlate

Authors's label
Self-perceived health
Our Classification
Operationalization
Selfreport on single question:
1: poor
2: fair
3: good
4: excellent

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-u-sq-v-3-a r = +.25 p < .01 Under the age of 65: r = +.21
Above the age of 65: r = +.40

The difference between is significant (05).

Unaffected by S.E.S.