# Correlational findings

## Study Timmermans (1997): study PL 1989

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Poland, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 938
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=2.84     Mt=6.1
2       M=2.89     Mt=6.3
3       M=2.89     Mt=6.3
4       M=2.97     Mt=6.6
5       M=2.96     Mt=6.5
6       M=3.00     Mt=6.7
7       M=3.10     Mt=7.0
8       M=2.98     Mt=6.6
9       M=3.00     Mt=6.7
10      M=3.15     Mt=7.2
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = + 1       M=4.97      Mt=4.4
2       M=5.94      Mt=5.5
3       M=5.90      Mt=5.4
4       M=6.42      Mt=6.0
5       M=6.50      Mt=6.1
6       M=7.17      Mt=6.9
7       M=7.47      Mt=7.2
8       M=7.28      Mt=7.0
9       M=8.19      Mt=8.0
10      M=8.31      Mt=8.1
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 1       M= .74      Mt=5.7
2       M= .81      Mt=5.8
3       M=1.32      Mt=6.3
4       M=1.07      Mt=6.1
5       M=1.67      Mt=6.7
6       M=1.46      Mt=6.5
7       M=1.78      Mt=6.8
8       M=1.72      Mt=6.7
9       M=2.19      Mt=7.2
10      M=2.21      Mt=7.2
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.14 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.37 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.22 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.10 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.28 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.17 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.10 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.33 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.15 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income