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Correlational findings

Study Timmermans (1997): study NL 1990

Public:
18+ aged, general public, The Netherlands, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1017
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

Correlate

Authors's label
Satisfaction with family-life
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single question: "Overall, how satis- fied or dissatisfied are you with your home life?" rated on a 10-point numeri-
cal scale ranging from 'dissatisfied' to 'satisfied'.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a DM = 1       Less than 10 Ss
2       Less than 10 Ss
3       Less than 10 Ss
4       Less than 10 Ss
5       M=2.38     Mt=4.6
6       M=2.89     Mt=6.3
7       M=3.08     Mt=6.9
8       M=3.35     Mt=7.8
9       M=3.62     Mt=8.7
10      M=3.77     Mt=9.2
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa DM = 1       Less than 10 Ss
2       Less than 10 Ss
3       Less than 10 Ss
4       Less than 10 Ss
5       M=5.09      Mt=4.5
6       M=6.43      Mt=6.0
7       M=7.03      Mt=6.7
8       M=7.75      Mt=7.5
9       M=8.40      Mt=8.2
10      M=8.89      Mt=8.8
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a DM = 1       Less than 10 Ss
2       Less than 10 Ss
3       Less than 10 Ss
4       Less than 10 Ss
5       M=-.33      Mt=4.7
6       M= .37      Mt=5.4
7       M=1.29      Mt=6.3
8       M=1.93      Mt=6.9
9       M=2.28      Mt=7.3
10      M=2.35      Mt=7.3
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a r = +.53 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa r = +.62 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a r = +.37 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a tc = +.39 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa tb = +.52 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a tc = +.23 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a Beta = +.56 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa Beta = +.61 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a Beta = +.36 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income