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Baker (1976): study US 1971

Publication

Author(s):
Baker, E.K.
Title:
Relationship of Retirement and Satisfaction with Life Events to Locus of Control.
Source:
Unpublished PhD Dissertation, University of Wisconsin, 1976, Madison, USA

Investigation

Public:
55+ aged males, USA, 1971
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 200
Non Response:
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Considering everything, how satisfied are you with your life as whole.....?
7   completely satisfied
6   satisfied
5   mostly satisfied
4   satisfied/dissatisfied
3   dissatisfied
2   very dissatisfied
1   completely dissatisfied
Classification:
O-SLW-u-sq-v-7-a
Author's label:
Satisfaction with life-as-a-whole

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Satisfaction with kind of education Satisfaction with education Satisfaction with amount or education Satisfaction with education Satisfaction with work Satisfaction with work-as-a-whole Satisfaction with standard of living Satisfaction with standard of living Satisfaction with finances_B Satisfaction with financial situation Satisfaction with friendships_C Satisfaction with friends Satisfaction with family life_A Satisfaction with family-life Satisfaction with family life_C Satisfaction with family-life Satisfaction with friendships_B Satisfaction with friends Satisfaction with finances_C Satisfaction with financial situation Satisfaction with family life_B Satisfaction with family-life Satisfaction with frendships_A Satisfaction with friends Satisfaction with finances_A Satisfaction with financial situation