Correlational findings

Study Timmermans (1997): study CN 1990

Public
18+aged, general public, China, 1990
Sample
Respondents
N = 1000
Non Response
Assessment
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

Correlate

Authors's Label
Satisfaction with job
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single question: "Overall, how satis- fied or dissatisfied are you with your job?" rated on a 10-point numerical scale ranging from 'dissatisfied' to 'satisfied'.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = + 1       M=2.48     Mt=4.9
2       M=2.75     Mt=5.8
3       M=2.64     Mt=5.5
4       M=2.15     Mt=3.8
5       M=2.57     Mt=5.2
6       M=2.91     Mt=6.4
7       M=2.93     Mt=6.4
8       M=3.09     Mt=7.0
9       M=3.13     Mt=7.1
10      M=3.27     Mt=7.6
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = 1       M=-.08      Mt=4.9
2       M= .69      Mt=5.7
3       M= .52      Mt=5.5
4       M= .66      Mt=5.7
5       M=1.04      Mt=6.0
6       M=1.01      Mt=6.0
7       M=1.45      Mt=6.4
8       M=2.20      Mt=7.2
9       M=2.11      Mt=7.1
10      M=2.01      Mt=7.0
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.31 p < .001 Working Ss only A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.29 p < .001 Working Ss only O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.26 p < .001 Working Ss only A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.21 p < .001 Working Ss only O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.32 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.31 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income