# Correlational findings

## Study Timmermans (1997): study AR 1991

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Argentina, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1002
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=2.60     Mt=5.3
2       M=2.81     Mt=6.0
3       M=2.85     Mt=6.2
4       M=2.85     Mt=6.2
5       M=3.14     Mt=7.1
6       M=3.06     Mt=6.9
7       M=3.35     Mt=7.8
8       M=3.34     Mt=7.8
9       M=3.30     Mt=7.7
10      M=3.31     Mt=7.7
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = + 1       M=6.21      Mt=5.8
2       M=6.27      Mt=5.9
3       M=6.16      Mt=5.7
4       M=6.93      Mt=6.6
5       M=7.21      Mt=6.9
6       M=7.38      Mt=7.1
7       M=8.02      Mt=7.8
8       M=7.92      Mt=7.7
9       M=8.27      Mt=8.1
10      M=8.27      Mt=8.1
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 1       M= .13      Mt=5.1
2       M= .38      Mt=5.4
3       M= .86      Mt=5.9
4       M= .86      Mt=5.9
5       M=1.35      Mt=6.3
6       M=1.50      Mt=6.5
7       M=1.79      Mt=6.8
8       M=1.93      Mt=6.9
9       M=1.74      Mt=6.7
10      M=1.57      Mt=6.6
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.28 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.34 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.28 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.22 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.26 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.19 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.30 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.35 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.31 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income