# Correlational findings

## Study Timmermans (1997): study CA 1990

Public
18+ aged, general public, Canada, 1990
Sample
Respondents
N = 1730
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=2.68     Mt=5.6
2       M=2.98     Mt=6.6
3       M=2.83     Mt=6.1
4       M=2.83     Mt=6.1
5       M=2.90     Mt=6.3
6       M=3.01     Mt=6.7
7       M=3.13     Mt=7.1
8       M=3.08     Mt=6.9
9       M=3.04     Mt=6.8
10      M=3.21     Mt=7.4
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = + 1       M=5.11      Mt=4.6
2       M=5.86      Mt=5.4
3       M=6.74      Mt=6.4
4       M=6.85      Mt=6.5
5       M=7.01      Mt=6.7
6       M=7.63      Mt=7.4
7       M=7.91      Mt=7.7
8       M=8.25      Mt=8.1
9       M=8.50      Mt=8.3
10      M=8.82      Mt=8.7
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 1       M= .78      Mt=5.8
2       M= .29      Mt=5.3
3       M=1.81      Mt=6.8
4       M=1.52      Mt=6.5
5       M=1.78      Mt=6.8
6       M=2.01      Mt=7.0
7       M=2.35      Mt=7.4
8       M=2.58      Mt=7.6
9       M=2.83      Mt=7.8
10      M=2.94      Mt=7.9
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.14 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = +.50 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.30 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.11 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = +.36 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.20 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.13 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = +.50 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.26 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income