# Correlational findings

## Study Timmermans (1997): study KR 1990

Public
18+ aged, general public, South Korea, 1990
Sample
Respondents
N = 1251
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=2.41     Mt=4.7
2       M=2.24     Mt=4.1
3       M=2.55     Mt=5.2
4       M=2.63     Mt=5.4
5       M=2.82     Mt=6.1
6       M=2.94     Mt=6.5
7       M=2.96     Mt=6.5
8       M=3.08     Mt=6.9
9       M=3.25     Mt=7.5
10      M=3.33     Mt=7.8
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = + 1       M=4.03      Mt=3.4
2       M=4.53      Mt=3.9
3       M=5.34      Mt=4.8
4       M=5.64      Mt=5.2
5       M=6.14      Mt=5.7
6       M=7.09      Mt=6.8
7       M=7.46      Mt=7.2
8       M=7.94      Mt=7.7
9       M=8.34      Mt=8.2
10      M=9.19      Mt=9.1
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.39 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = +.53 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.27 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = +.43 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.38 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a = +.51 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income