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Studies

Amit & Litwin (2010): study IL 2006

Publication

Author(s):
Amit, K.; Litwin, H.
Title:
The Subjective Well-being of Immigrants Aged 50 and Older in Israel.
Source:
Social Indicators Research, 2010, Vol. 98, 89 - 104

Investigation

Public:
50+aged immigrants, Israel, 2005-2006
Survey name:
SHARE
Sample:
Non-probability purposive sample
Respondents:
N = 930
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question

.. Satisfaction with life.. (full text not reported)
4  very satisfied
3  satisfied
2  dissatisfied
1  very dissatisfied
Classification:
O-SL?-?-sq-v-4-g
Author's label:
Life Satisfaction
Page in publication:
94
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 0%,   3: 0%,   4: 0%
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 4 On range 0-10
Mean:
29.00

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Continent of origin Earlier nationality (nation of origin) Years since migration Time since migration Language Current language Gender Sex (male vs female) Age Current age (in years) Married vs not married Married state (compared to non-married states) Income Household income Education Level of school-education Activities Current total social participation Health Self-perceived health Total Variants Socio-demographic factors only
Socio-demographic + life-appraisals
Socio-demographic + health + life-appraisals