Correlational findings

Study Warr (1978): study GB 1976

Steel workers, 6 months after closure of plant, Manchester, UK, 1976
N = 1655
Non Response:
9 % (4 % ill, 5 % refused), 13 % not contacted
Interview: face-to-face
Highly structured interview at home


Authors's label
Our Classification
Single closed question concerning respondents anxiety in the past few weeks about:
a. Not having enough money for every   
   day living                       
b. Your financial debs, such as HP,
   mortgage, etc              
c. Relations with neighbours    
d. Your health                  
e. Your family                  
f. Your job situation           
g. The world situation          
h. Growing old                    
i. That you might have a nervous
j.That you might be redundant
   in the future               

Each rated on an 11-point scale from 'not at all' to  'a great deal'

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-n-7-a r = -.29 a.                         

O-HL-c-sq-n-7-a r = -.23 b.         

O-HL-c-sq-n-7-a r = -.08 c. O-HL-c-sq-n-7-a r = -.24 d. O-HL-c-sq-n-7-a r = -.19 e. O-HL-c-sq-n-7-a r = -.26 f. O-HL-c-sq-n-7-a r = -.13 g. O-HL-c-sq-n-7-a r = -.18 h. O-HL-c-sq-n-7-a r = -.24 i.                 

O-HL-c-sq-n-7-a r = -.12 j.