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Studies

Alston et al. (1976): study 1973

Publication

Author(s):
Alston, J.P.; McIntosh, W.A.; Wright, L.M.
Title:
Extent of Interfaith Marriages among White Americans.
Source:
Sociological Analysis, 1976, Vol. 37, 261 - 264

Investigation

Public:
White couples USA 1973-1975
Survey name:
US-GSS
Sample:
Probability multistage stratified area sample
Respondents:
N = 2840
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Taking all together, how would you say things are these days? Would you say you are .....?
3   very happy
2   pretty happy
1   not too happy
Classification:
O-HL-c-sq-v-3-a
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 0%,   3: 0%
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 3 On range 0-10
Mean:
2.35

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Interfaith marriage Heterogeneity of marriage-partners