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Correlational findings

Study Spreitzer et al. (1975): study US 1973

Public:
18+ aged, general public, USA, 1973
Survey name:
US-NORC
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1500
Non Response:
-
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

Correlate

Authors's label
Age
Our Classification
Operationalization
18-24 / 25-34 / 35-44 / 45-54 / 55-64 /
65-70 / 71+

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa D% = ±0 Slightly positive among males.
Slightly negative among females.
For both males and females U-shaped curve:
- males   of age 65-70 being most happy and
- females of age 65-70 being most unhappy.