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Correlational findings

Study Gubrium (1974): study US 1972

Public:
Aged persons, Detroit, USA, 197?
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 210
Non Response:
-
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

Correlate

Authors's label
Married vs never married
Our Classification
Operationalization
0 Never married
1 Married

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLL-c-sq-v-3-b G = -.10 ns Never married persons reporting that they are often alone are the least likely to report that they are not satisfied with their present way of life.
Unaffected by age.
O-HL-c-sq-v-3-bb G = +.04 ns Unaffected by age