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Correlational findings

Study Glatzer (1984): study XZ Germany West 1978

Public:
18+ aged, general public, West-Germany, 1978-1988
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 2100
Non Response:
?
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
At home.

Correlate

Authors's label
Perceived importanceof specific aspects of one's job
Our Classification
Operationalization
There are several aspects upon which you can judge your job. Please tell me which of these aspects are for you:
1  unimportant
2  not very important
3  important
4  very important

Aspects mentioned:
- possibility of earning money;
- labourconditions;
- variety in labour;
- relation with colleagues;
- possibilties of career;
- jobsecurity;
- labour-time-arrangement;
- jobstatus;
- possibilities of organising one's
  labour independently

Coding reversed by us. Signs of correlations reversed accordingly.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-4-b SNR =            eta         G          r          ß

Possibilities of earning money:
1978
1980      -.12       -.21       -.10       +.11
1984      +.07       +.01       +.02       +.06
1988      +.08       +.09       +.05       +.09

Labourconditions:
1978
1980      -.06       -.05       -.02       +.05
1984      -.06       -.07       -.03       +.06
1988      -.06       -.12       -.05       +.08

Variety in labour:
1978
1980      +.02       -.03       +.00       +.04
1984      -.09       -.16       -.08       +.09
1988      -.06       -.09       -.03       +.09

Relation with colleagues:
1978
1980      -.08       -.12       -.05       +.07
1984      -.09       -.10       -.05       +.08
1988      -.04       -.08       -.04       +.05

Possibilities of career:
1978
1980      -.05       -.05       -.03       +.04
1984      -.06       -.06       -.03       +.10
1988      -.02       -.04       -.02       +.03

Jobsecurity:
1978                 
1980      -.06       -.14       -.06       +.07
1984      +.09       +.06       +.06       +.08
1988      -.05       -.07       -.04       +.06

Labour-time-arrangement:
1978
1980      -.07       -.07       -.03       +.06
1984      -.07       -.04       -.01       +.07
1988      -.11       -.09       -.04       +.11

Jobstatus:
1978
1980      -.12       -.15       -.08      +.10
1984      +.03       +.02       +.01      +.07
1988      -.05       -.09       -.04      +.05

Possibilities of organising one's labour independently:
1978
1980      -.07       -.12       -.06      +.06
1984      -.09       -.15       -.07      +.10
1988      -.05       -.08       -.03      +.04

ß's controlled for age, gender, perceived class
and marital status.
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-ba SNR =            eta         G          r          ß

Possibilities of earning money:
1978
1980      -.07       -.07       -.04       +.07
1984      +.03       -.01       +.01       +.04
1988      +.10       +.10       +.09       +.11

Labourconditions:
1978
1980      -.03       -.03       -.03       +.04
1984      +.03       -.01       +.02       +.07
1988      -.12       -.16       -.09       +.14

Variety in labour:
1978
1980      -.02       +.01       -.00       +.03
1984      -.08       -.12       -.07       +.08
1988      -.05       -.07       -.05       +.07

Relation with colleagues:
1978
1980      -.14       -.19       -.12       +.14
1984      -.09       -.08       -.04       +.07
1988      -.10       -.11       -.08       +.11

Possibilities of career:
1978
1980      +.05       +.01       +.02       +.05
1984      -.05       -.02       -.00       +.07
1988      +.05       +.03       +.03       +.06

Jobsecurity:
1978                 
1980      -.05       -.04       -.04       +.04
1984      +.03       +.00       +.03       +.05
1988      -.03       -.04       -.02       +.04

Labour-time-arrangement:
1978
1980      -.06       -.08       -.05       +.07
1984      -.04       -.05       -.02       +.04
1988      +.11       +.07       +.05       +.11

Jobstatus:
1978
1980      -.14       -.14       -.11      +.13
1984      -.08       -.06       -.05      +.07
1988      +.05       +.00       +.03      +.07

Possibilities of organising one's labour independently:
1978
1980      -.06       -.03       -.02      +.07
1984      -.06       -.08       -.04      +.08
1988      -.09       -.08       -.07      +.08

ß's controlled for age, gender, perceived class
and marital status.