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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
Current socio- economic status
Our Classification
Operationalization
Interviewer estimate ....
1   DE Manual workers - unskilled,        unemployed
2   C2 Manual workers - skilled,        semi-skilled
3   C1 Middle, non-manual workers
4   AB Upper, upper-middle class

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a DM = + 1       M=2.53      Mt=5.1
2       M=2.71      Mt=5.7
3       M=2.80      Mt=6.0
4       M=2.89      Mt=6.3
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa DM = + 1       M=5.45      Mt=4.9
2       M=6.04      Mt=5.6
3       M=6.31      Mt=5.9
4       M=6.25      Mt=5.8
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a DM = + 1       M= .20      Mt=5.2
2       M= .83      Mt=5.8
3       M=1.19      Mt=6.2
4       M=1.42      Mt=6.4
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a r = +.13 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa r = +.10 p < .01 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a r = +.20 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a tb = +.11 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa tc = +.08 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a tc = +.16 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a Beta = +.06 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and family income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa Beta = +.02 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and family income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a Beta = +.11 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and family income