- Farm operators, Alabama, USA, 1981
- N = 705
- Non Response:
- Authors's Label
- Commitment to farming
- Our Classification
- Related specification variables
- 3-item index. The respondents were asked how they felt about the following statements:
A: . If I had a son growing up at present, I would like to see him become a farmer.
B: . Even if his income has dropped to a low point, a farmer should try to stick it out so his children can grow up on a farm.
C: . Being my own boss is one of the major reasons I enjoy farming.
Rated on 5-point scales ranging from 'strongly disagree' to 'strongly agree'.
Observed Relation with Happiness
- gross farm sales
- percent farm income
- total family income
- off-farm work days
- wife's work status
- growth plans
- land operated
- economic constraints
When specified for size of farm: