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Correlational findings

Study Timmermans (1997): study NG 1990

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Nigeria, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1001
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-u-sq-v-4-a DM = + 1       M=1.99     Mt=3.3
2       M=2.44     Mt=4.8
3       M=2.23     Mt=4.1
4       M=2.53     Mt=5.1
5       M=2.31     Mt=4.4
6       M=2.79     Mt=6.0
7       M=2.90     Mt=6.3
8       M=3.19     Mt=7.3
9       M=3.08     Mt=6.9
10      M=3.29     Mt=7.6
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa DM = + 1       M=3.50      Mt=2.8
2       M=4.21      Mt=3.6
3       M=4.77      Mt=4.2
4       M=5.47      Mt=5.0
5       M=4.86      Mt=4.3
6       M=5.76      Mt=5.3
7       M=6.20      Mt=5.8
8       M=7.14      Mt=6.8
9       M=6.85      Mt=6.5
10      M=7.57      Mt=7.3
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a DM = + 1       M= .05      Mt=5.0
2       M=1.33      Mt=6.3
3       M= .48      Mt=5.5
4       M=1.64      Mt=6.6
5       M= .95      Mt=6.0
6       M=1.22      Mt=6.2
7       M=1.48      Mt=6.5
8       M=1.93      Mt=6.9
9       M=2.14      Mt=7.1
10      M=1.59      Mt=6.6
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a r = +.35 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa r = +.40 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a r = +.17 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a tc = +.29 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa tb = +.32 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a tc = +.09 p < .01 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a Beta = +.32 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa Beta = +.40 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a Beta = +.10 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income