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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:
Self report 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
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 4 On range 0-10
Mean:
29.00 -
SD:
- -

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 Sexe: 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