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Correlational findings

Study Timmermans (1997): study ZA 1990

Public:
18+ aged, general public, South Africa, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 2736
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       M=1.99     Mt=3.3
2       M=1.98     Mt=3.3
3       M=1.97     Mt=3.2
4       M=2.48     Mt=4.9
5       M=2.53     Mt=5.1
6       M=2.65     Mt=5.5
7       M=2.91     Mt=6.4
8       M=2.98     Mt=6.6
9       M=3.21     Mt=7.4
10      M=3.27     Mt=7.6
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa DM = + 1       M=2.82      Mt=2.0
2       M=3.45      Mt=2.7
3       M=3.77      Mt=3.1
4       M=4.65      Mt=4.1
5       M=4.90      Mt=4.3
6       M=5.85      Mt=5.4
7       M=6.42      Mt=6.0
8       M=6.73      Mt=6.4
9       M=7.60      Mt=7.3
10      M=8.02      Mt=7.8
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a DM = 1       M=-.85      Mt=4.2
2       M=-.83      Mt=4.2
3       M=-.45      Mt=4.6
4       M=-.20      Mt=4.8
5       M= .41      Mt=5.4
6       M=1.23      Mt=6.2
7       M=1.15      Mt=6.2
8       M=1.73      Mt=6.7
9       M=2.23      Mt=7.2
10      M=2.37      Mt=7.4
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a r = +.51 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa r = +.59 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a r = +.44 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a tc = +.43 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa tb = +.49 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a tc = +.32 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a Beta = +.45 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa Beta = +.54 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a Beta = +.37 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income