- Adults, varying age ranges, general public, USA, 1968
- N = 1440
- Non Response:
- Authors's label
- Community size
- Our Classification
- 1 Out of SMSA
2 In SMSA
3 Large SMSA
(SMSA short for Standard Metropolitan Statisical Area)
Observed Relation with Happiness
3b. M'=2.00 (M' 1-3)
Stronger among migrants and among the well-to-do. U-shaped curve among those who lived in communi- ties of the same size as they were raised in: Those living in a SMSA being least happy.
When those living in a SMSA were compared with those living in a large SMSA; _ = -.06 (ns).
Those living in the center of towns and cities were less happy than those living in the outskirts: _ = -.07 (001).