# Correlational findings

## Study Timmermans (1997): study PT 1990

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Portugal, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1185
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=2.43     Mt=4.8
2       M=2.50     Mt=5.0
3       M=2.63     Mt=5.4
4       M=2.55     Mt=5.2
5       M=2.87     Mt=6.2
6       M=2.85     Mt=6.2
7       M=2.99     Mt=6.6
8       M=3.01     Mt=6.7
9       M=2.97     Mt=6.6
10      M=3.01     Mt=6.7
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = + 1       M=5.72      Mt=5.2
2       M=6.18      Mt=5.8
3       M=6.32      Mt=5.9
4       M=6.17      Mt=5.7
5       M=6.75      Mt=6.4
6       M=7.19      Mt=6.9
7       M=7.38      Mt=7.1
8       M=7.69      Mt=7.4
9       M=8.04      Mt=7.8
10      M=8.16      Mt=8.0
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = + 1       M= .07      Mt=5.1
2       M= .63      Mt=5.6
3       M= .67      Mt=5.7
4       M= .62      Mt=5.6
5       M=1.22      Mt=6.2
6       M=1.63      Mt=6.6
7       M=1.71      Mt=6.7
8       M=1.74      Mt=6.7
9       M=1.93      Mt=6.9
10      M=1.64      Mt=6.6
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.25 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.33 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.26 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.19 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.26 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.18 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.25 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.32 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.24 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income