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Correlational findings

Study Herzog et al. (1982): study US 1978 /1

Public:
25-97 aged, general public, USA, 1971-1978
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 6918
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

Correlate

Authors's Label
Satisfaction with job
Our Classification
Remarks
DATASETS: 1: 1972, N=1955, SI Study, See ANDRE 1976 6: 1971, N=1822, QOL Survey, See CAMPB 1975 7: 1978, N=3141, QOL Survey, See CAMPB 1981
Operationalization
DATASET 1
"Your job?": Rated on a 7-point scale with high scores indicating high satisfaction.
DATASET 6 and 7
"All things considered, how satisfied are you with your
job?"; Rated on a 7-point scale with high scores indicating high satisfaction.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa Beta = .00 ns DATASET 1: ß higher among 25-44 than among 45-64/65-97 aged (p<.05). ß controlled for Economic, Residence, Health, Marriage and Interpersonal/Leisure satisfaction. O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa Beta = -.17 p < .05 DATASET 6: ß higher among 25-44 than among 45-64/65-97 aged (p<.05). ß controlled for Economic, Residence, Health, Marriage an Interpersonal/Leisure satisfaction. O-HL-c-sq-v-3-aa Beta = +.23 p < .05 DATASET 7: ß identical across age (25-44/45-64/65-97). ß controlled for Economic, Job, Health, Marriage and Interpersonal/Leisure satisfaction.