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Studies

Campione (2008): study US 1997

Publication

Author(s):
Campione, W.
Title:
Employed Women's Well-Being: The Global and Daily Impact of Work.
Source:
Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 2008, Vol. 29, 346 -361

Investigation

Public:
Female employees, USA, 1997
Survey name:
NLSW National Longitudinal Survey of Women
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 1670
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question

In general, how happy would you say you are these days?
1  very unhappy
2  somewhat unhappy
3  somewhat happy
4 very happy
Classification:
O-HL-c-sq-v-4-j
Author's label:
Life satisfaction
Remarks:
The orginal question was coded reversed
The scale range is not clear
Page in publication:
349

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Union member Union member Supervisory capacity Supervisory tasks Meaningful promotion Change in employment Government employee status Public employment (vs private sector)