### Correlational finding on Happiness and Satisfaction with work-as-a-wholeSubject code: W05ad01

 Study Bray & Howard (1983): study US 1956 Title The AT & T Longitudinal Studies of Managers. Source Schaie, K.W.; Ed.: "Longitudinal Studies of Adult Psychological Development", Guilford Press, 1983, New York, USA, 266 - 312 Public 40+ aged male managers, Bell Telephone Company, 1956-1980 Sample Non-probability purposive-quota sample Non-Response Panel loss at T5 37% Respondents N = 422

 Correlate Author's label Job satisfaction Page in Source 302 Our classification Satisfaction with work-as-a-whole, code W05ad01 Operationalization ```Rating by 4 experts on the basis of multi-method assessments during stays in assessment-center. Rater instruction "To what extent does this person have positive feelings about the current assignment?" Assessed at T5. ```

 Observed Relation with Happiness HappinessMeasure Statistics Elaboration/Remarks M-PL-c-rc-v-5-a r= ```T5 job satisfaction by T5 happiness. Analysis showed a significantly positive correlation (value indicated as in the 50.). ```

Appendix 1: Happiness measures used
 Code Full Text M-PL-c-rc-v-5-a Clinical rating by 4 experts on the basis of multi-method assessments during periodical stays in assessment center.Rater instruction:"To what extend does this person find pleasure in life at the present time..........?"1 low23 average45 high

Appendix 2: Statistics used
 Symbol Explanation r PRODUCT-MOMENT CORRELATION COEFFICIENT (Also "Pearson's correlation coefficient' or simply 'correlation coefficient')Type: test statistic.Measurement level: Correlate: metric, Happiness: metricRange: [-1; +1]Meaning:r = 0 « no correlation ,r = 1 « perfect correlation, where high correlate values correspond with high happiness values, andr = -1 « perfect correlation, where high correlate values correspond with low happiness values.
Source:
Ruut Veenhoven, World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Erasmus University Rotterdam.
https://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl