# Correlational findings

## Study Timmermans (1997): study CL 1990

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Chile, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1500
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=2.56     Mt=5.2
2       M=2.89     Mt=6.3
3       M=2.72     Mt=5.7
4       M=2.82     Mt=6.1
5       M=2.98     Mt=6.6
6       M=3.04     Mt=6.8
7       M=3.22     Mt=7.4
8       M=3.21     Mt=7.4
9       M=3.29     Mt=7.6
10      M=3.31     Mt=7.7
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = + 1       M=6.51      Mt=6.1
2       M=6.35      Mt=5.9
3       M=6.37      Mt=6.0
4       M=7.13      Mt=6.8
5       M=7.41      Mt=7.1
6       M=7.63      Mt=7.4
7       M=7.73      Mt=7.5
8       M=8.17      Mt=8.0
9       M=8.14      Mt=7.9
10      M=8.61      Mt=8.5
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = 1       M=-.03      Mt=5.0
2       M=-.30      Mt=4.7
3       M= .40      Mt=5.4
4       M= .71      Mt=5.7
5       M= .94      Mt=5.9
6       M=1.36      Mt=6.4
7       M=1.34      Mt=6.3
8       M=1.49      Mt=6.5
9       M=1.22      Mt=6.2
10      M=1.47      Mt=6.5
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.26 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.28 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.22 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.21 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.22 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.16 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.22 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.30 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.19 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income