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Studies

Weaver (1978): study US 1978

Publication

Author(s):
Weaver, C.N.
Title:
Job Satisfaction as a Component of Happiness among Males and Females.
Source:
Personnel Psychology, 1978, Vol. 31, 831 - 840

Investigation

Public:
18+ aged, full time employed, white and married, USA, 1973-1976
Survey name:
Nat Opinion Research
Sample:
Probability stratified sample
Respondents:
N = 1652
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
60 minute interviews were conducted at the homes.

Happiness Measure(s) and Distributional Findings

Full text:
Selfreport on single question:

Taking all together, how would you say things are these days? Would you say you are .....?
3   very happy
2   pretty happy
1   not too happy
Classification:
O-HL-c-sq-v-3-a
Author's label:
Overall happiness?
Page in publication:
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Correlational Findings

Author's label Subject Description Finding Satisfaction with job Current satisfaction with work