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Studies

Seiler Zimmermann & Wanzenried (2019): study CH 2017

Publication

Author(s):
Seiler Zimmermann, Y.; Wanzenried, G.
Title:
Do Management Jobs Make Women Happier as Well? Empirical Evidence for Switzerland
Source:
International Journal of Organizational Leadership, 2019, Vol. 8, 37-53

Investigation

Public:
Working population, Switzerland, 2017
Survey name:
CH-SHP pooled waves
Sample:
Probability multi-stage random
Respondents:
N = 4295
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: telephone (CATI)

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

To what degree do you feel satisfied with your life in general?
10 = fully satisfied
9
8
7
6
5
4
3
2
1
0 = not satisfied at all
Labels of scale ends not reported
Classification:
O-SLu-g-sq-n-10-g
Author's label:
Life satisfaction
Page in publication:
44
Observed distribution
Frequencies
1: 0%,   2: 0%,   3: 0%,   4: 0%,   5: 0%,   6: 0%,   7: 0%,   8: 0%,   9: 0%,   10: 0%
Summary Statistics
On original range 1 - 10 On range 0-10
Mean:
8.05 7.83

Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Manager Manager Misqualification Person-Job fit Household income Household income Age Current age (in years) Age squared Current age (in years) Swiss NATION: NATIONALITY Good health Self-perceived health University education Level of school-education Living with partner Living with spouse Interference work private life Conflict between demand of work and home
Work-life balance
Change in job status over the years 2002 to 2017 Change in work task/position
Recent social mobility
Children in the household Children in the household