# Correlational findings

## Study Timmermans (1997): study HU 1990

Public
18+ aged, general public, Hungary, 1990
Sample
Respondents
N = 999
Non Response
Assessment
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

## Correlate

Authors's Label
Satisfaction with financial situation
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single question: "How satisfied are you with the financial situation of your household?" 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 = + 1       M=2.30     Mt=4.3
2       M=2.43     Mt=4.8
3       M=2.60     Mt=5.3
4       M=2.49     Mt=5.0
5       M=2.74     Mt=5.8
6       M=2.96     Mt=6.5
7       M=2.82     Mt=6.1
8       M=3.01     Mt=6.7
9       M=3.03     Mt=6.8
10      M=2.95     Mt=6.5
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = + 1       M=4.41      Mt=3.8
2       M=5.06      Mt=4.5
3       M=5.04      Mt=4.5
4       M=5.26      Mt=4.7
5       M=5.90      Mt=5.4
6       M=6.67      Mt=6.3
7       M=6.78      Mt=6.4
8       M=7.43      Mt=7.1
9       M=7.59      Mt=7.3
10      M=7.53      Mt=7.3
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 1       M= .10      Mt=5.1
2       M= .00      Mt=5.0
3       M= .38      Mt=5.4
4       M= .66      Mt=5.7
5       M= .81      Mt=5.8
6       M=1.34      Mt=6.3
7       M=1.13      Mt=6.1
8       M=1.67      Mt=6.7
9       M=1.78      Mt=6.8
10      M=1.39      Mt=6.4
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.28 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.41 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.28 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.23 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.33 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.20 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.25 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.39 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.24 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income