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Correlational findings

Study Timmermans (1997): study LV 1990

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Latvia, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 903
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

Correlate

Authors's label
Self-definition as religious
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single question: "Independently of wether you go to church or not, would you say you are....."
1   A convinced atheist
2   Not a religious person
3   A religious person

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a DM = + 1       M=2.67     Mt=5.6
2       M=2.51     Mt=5.0
3       M=2.53     Mt=5.1
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa DM = + 1       M=5.53      Mt=5.0
2       M=5.63      Mt=5.1
3       M=5.760     Mt=5.3
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a DM = + 1       M= .70      Mt=5.7
2       M=1.04      Mt=6.0
3       M= .91      Mt=5.9
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a r = -.01 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa r = +.03 ns A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a r = -.02 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a tc = +.00 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa tc = +.03 ns A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a tc = -.01 ns O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a Beta = +.01 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa Beta = +.03 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a Beta = 0 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income