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Studies

Brewer & Nandi (2014): study GB 1991

Publication

Author(s):
Brewer, M.; Nandi, A
Title:
Partnership Dissolution: How Does it Affect Income, Employment and Well-being?
Source:
Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER) Research Paper, 2014, No. 30, Essex, United Kingdom

Investigation

Public:
Divorced, United Kingdom, followed 1991-2008
Survey name:
UK-BHPS combined waves
Sample:
Probability stratified sample
Respondents:
N = 1560
Non Response:
8%
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

How dissatisfied or satisfied are you with your life as a whole?
1  not satisfied at all
2
3
4
5
6
7  completely satisfied
Classification:
O-SLW-u-sq-n-7-e
Author's label:
Overall life-satisfaction
Page in publication:
13

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Recovery from separation Ever divorced/separated
Recent divorce/separation