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Studies

Burnay et al. (2005): study BE 1992

Publication

Author(s):
Burnay, N.; Kiss, P.; Malchaire, J.
Title:
Sociability, Life Satisfaction, and Mental Health according to Age and (un)Employment Status.
Source:
International Congress Series, 2005, No.1280, 347 - 352

Investigation

Public
16+ aged, followed 8 years, Belgium, 1992-2000
Survey name
EU-Panel Study on Belgian Households(PSHB)
Sample
Probability area sample
Respondents
N =
Non Response
Assessment
Interview: face-to-face
T1: 1992 T2: 2000

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Self report on single question:

.. Life satisfaction ... (Full text not reported)
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,
,
Scale not reported
Classification:
O-SL?-?-sq-?-*-a
Author's label:
Life satisfaction
Remarks:
Dichotomised  
1: unsatisfied
0: others
Page in publication:
349

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Employment status Current employment status
Early retirement
Tenure (vs flex contracts)
Employed
Later happiness Past happiness ( 1 to 10 years ago)