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Correlational findings

Study Lowenthal et al. (1975): study US 1969

Public:
People in transition, metropolis,USA, 1969
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 216
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Lengthy interviews

Correlate

Authors's label
Respondent- interviewer agreement
Our Classification
Operationalization
Correlation between respondents score on the Adjective Rating List (Block, 1961) as produced by himself vs produced by the interviewer.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-BB-cw-mq-v-4-d r = hs seniors   males: r= ns    females: r= ns
newly weds   males: r= ns    females: r=+.50 (05)
middle aged  males: r= ns    females: r= ns preretired   males: r= ns    females: r= ns
O-Sum-u-mq-*-0-a r = hs seniors   males: r=+.38 ns females: r= ns
newly weds   males: r=+.37 ns females: r=+.40 05
middle aged  males: r= ns     females: r= ns preretired   males: r= ns     females: r= ns
A-BB-cw-mq-v-4-d r = +.24 p < .01 Youngest (hs seniors + newly-weds)
O-Sum-u-mq-*-0-a r = +.39 p < .01 A-BB-cw-mq-v-4-d r = ns Oldest   (middle aged + preretired)
O-Sum-u-mq-*-0-a r = +.29 p < .05