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Studies

Philips Nederland (1966): study NL 1964

Publication

Author(s):
Philips Nederland,
Title:
De Nederlandse Huisvrouw. (The Dutch Houswife.)
Source:
NIPO assigned by Philips Nederland, 1966, Eindhoven, Netherlands

Investigation

Public:
Housewives, The Netherlands, 1964
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 450
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview at home.

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

How happy or unhappy do you think you are.....?
5  very happy
4  happy
3  moderately happy
2  fairly unhappy
1  very unhappy
Classification:
O-HL-u-sq-v-5-a
Author's label:
Happiness.
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 3%,   3: 16%,   4: 51%,   5: 29%   (total 99%)
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 5 On range 0-10
Mean:
4.00 7.70

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Age Current age (in years) Having children Current parental status Self-perceived health Global health rating Enjoying domestic work Satisfaction with home-making Income Household income
Income of spouse
Having a good life O-HL by O-further Community size Community size Satisfaction with marriage, job, and health Health + family + work Satisfaction with marriage Satisfaction with marriage