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Studies

Camp (2016): study DE 2005

Publication

Author(s):
Camp, J.K.
Title:
Family and Labor Market Policies in Germany: The Well-Being of Working Women.
Source:
Connerley, M.L.;Ed.:"Handbook on Well-Being of Working Women", Springer Science+Business Media B.V., 2016, Dordrecht, Netherlands, 449 - 472

Investigation

Public:
18-62 aged women, Germany, 2005-2009
Survey name:
DE-SOEP
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 10000
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Taking all things together, how satisfied are you with your life these days? Please answer with the help of this scale. For instance, when you are totally satisfied with your life, please tick '10'. When you are totally unsatisfied with your life, please tick '0'. You may use all values in between to indicate that you are neither totally satisfied nor totally unsatisfied."
10 totally satisfied
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0  totally unsatisfied
Classification:
O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d
Author's label:
life satisfaction
Page in publication:
461

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Education Level of school-education Immigrant Ethnic status in Germany Disability Degree of restriction Being in labour force Current employment status
Full-time vs part-time
Unemployed involuntary
Full-time home maker
Full-time, part-time work Full-time vs part-time
Trend happiness in full-time, part-time jobs
Has children Current parental status
Trend happiness in parents