### Correlational finding on Happiness and Vs divorcedSubject code: M02ab02a

 Study Weick (1994a): study DE 1993 Title Familie. (Family). Source Statistisches Bundesamt;Eds.: "Datenreport 1994", Bundeszentrale für politische Bilding, 1994, Germany, 508 - 520 URL HTTP://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl/hap_bib/freetexts/weick_s_1994A.pdf Public 18+ aged, general public, Germany, 1993 Sample Probability sample (unspecified) Non-Response ? Respondents N = 2000

 Correlate Author's label Family and household forms Page in Source 513 Our classification Vs divorced, code M02ab02a Operationalization ```1. Living alone a single b divorced c widowed 2. Living together a with partner, no children b with partner and children c with others (communal) d other family household ```

 Observed Relation with Happiness HappinessMeasure Statistics Elaboration/Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-f DM= ```Living alone West East a single 7,7 7,1* b divorced 7,0 4,6* c widowed 7,6 6,6 Living together a. with partner, no child 8,0 7,0 b. with partner and children 8,0 7,1 c. with others 8,0 6,9 a with partner, no children 7,9 6,4 b with partner and children - 6,9 c with others (communal) 8,0 - d other family houhold 8,0 6,9 * N<20 ```

Appendix 1: Happiness measures used
 Code Full Text O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-f Selfreport on single question:Taking all things together, how satisfied are you with your life these days? Please answer with the help of this scale. For instance, when you are very unsatisfied, please tick '0'. When you are partly satisfied, tick '5', and when you are very satisfied please tick '10'.0 very unsatisfied12345 partly satisfied678910 very satisfied

Appendix 2: Statistics used
 Symbol Explanation DM DIFFERENCE of MEANSType: descriptive statistic only.Measurement level: Correlate: dichotomous, Happiness: metricRange: depending on the happiness rating scale of the author; range symmetric about zero.Meaning: the difference of the mean happiness, as measured on the author's rating scale, between the two correlate levels.
Source:
Ruut Veenhoven, World Database of Happiness, Collection of Correlational Findings, Erasmus University Rotterdam.
https://worlddatabaseofhappiness.eur.nl