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Studies

Schoon et al. (2005): study GB 2000

Publication

Author(s):
Schoon, I.; Hansson, L.; Salmela-Aro, K.
Title:
Combining Work and Family. Life Satisfaction Among Married and Divorced Men and Women in Estonia, Finland, and the UK.
Source:
European Psychologist, 2005, Vol. 10, 309 - 319

Investigation

Public:
42 aged, UK, 2000
Sample:
Non-probability purposive sample
Respondents:
N = 10280
Non Response:
not reported
Assessment:
Multiple methods
not reported

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

All things considered, how satisfied are you with your life?
Again, pick a number between 0 and 10 to indicate how satisfied you are.
0  totally dissatisfied
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10 totally satisfied
Classification:
O-SLW-u-sq-n-11-d
Author's label:
Life satisfaction
Page in publication:
312
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 0%,   3: 0%,   4: 0%,   5: 0%,   6: 0%,   7: 0%,   8: 0%,   9: 0%,   10: 0%,   11: 0%
Summary Statistics
On original range 0 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
6.45 6.45
SD:
0.78 0.78

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Gender Sex (male vs female) Marital Status Married vs divorced Employment Status Current employment status
Full-time home maker
Part-time vs full-time work Current employment status
Full-time home maker
Full-time vs part-time
Occupational Status Skill level of occupation Parental status Current parental status