# 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 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=2.87     Mt=6.2
2       M=2.79     Mt=6.0
3       M=2.65     Mt=5.5
4       M=2.96     Mt=6.5
5       M=2.96     Mt=6.5
6       M=2.68     Mt=5.6
7       M=3.05     Mt=6.8
8       M=2.87     Mt=6.2
9       M=3.24     Mt=7.5
10      M=3.16     Mt=7.2
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 1       M= .40      Mt=5.4
2       M=1.07      Mt=6.1
3       M= .79      Mt=5.8
4       M= .62      Mt=5.6
5       M=1.19      Mt=6.2
6       M=1.22      Mt=6.2
7       M=1.57      Mt=6.6
8       M=1.73      Mt=6.7
9       M=1.32      Mt=6.3
10      M=1.76      Mt=6.8
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.12 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.17 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.11 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.12 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.12 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.17 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income