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Correlational findings

Study Bradburn (1969): study US 1963

Public:
21-60 aged, urban areas, USA, 1963 - 64
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 2787
Non Response:
± 20%, Attrition ± 30%
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Repeated interviews at home using highly structured questionnaires

Correlate

Authors's label
Number of children
Our Classification
Operationalization
Children below age 25.
-  0
-  1
-  2
-  3
-  4 or more

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a DMr = - p < .05 Data T1.
Happiness level in average ridits. (RT)
- 0-1       RT= .49
- 2         RT= .50
- 3         RT= .47
- >4        RT= .36

Significant in lowest income category only
< $ 5000).

Ridit analysis compares distribution in category with distribution in total sample. RT above .50 means relative high level, RT below .50 relative low level.