# Correlational findings

## Study Timmermans (1997): study DE East Germany 1990

Public:
18+ aged, general public, East Germany, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1336
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

## Correlate

Authors's label
Satisfaction with family-life
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single question: "Overall, how satis- fied or dissatisfied are you with your home life?" rated on a 10-point numeri-
cal scale ranging from 'dissatisfied' to 'satisfied'.

## Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-v-4-a = + 1       M=2.45     Mt=4.8
2       M=2.42     Mt=4.7
3       M=2.41     Mt=4.7
4       M=2.52     Mt=5.1
5       M=2.66     Mt=5.5
6       M=2.79     Mt=6.0
7       M=2.93     Mt=6.4
8       M=2.98     Mt=6.6
9       M=3.14     Mt=7.1
10      M=3.35     Mt=7.8
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = + 1       M=3.83      Mt=3.1
2       M=4.27      Mt=3.6
3       M=5.00      Mt=4.4
4       M=4.72      Mt=4.1
5       M=5.51      Mt=5.0
6       M=6.18      Mt=5.8
7       M=6.54      Mt=6.2
8       M=6.92      Mt=6.6
9       M=7.51      Mt=7.2
10      M=7.99      Mt=7.8
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = 1       M=-.17      Mt=4.8
2       M= .27      Mt=5.3
3       M=-.50      Mt=4.5
4       M= .00      Mt=5.0
5       M= .20      Mt=5.2
6       M=1.02      Mt=6.0
7       M=1.12      Mt=6.1
8       M=1.50      Mt=6.5
9       M=1.87      Mt=6.9
10      M=1.94      Mt=6.9
O-HL-c-sq-v-4-a = +.41 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.47 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.33 p < .001 O-HL-c-sq-v-4-a = +.30 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.38 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.23 p < .001 O-HL-c-sq-v-4-a = +.43 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.48 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.33 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income