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Correlational findings

Study Timmermans (1997): study EE 1990

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Estonia, 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1008
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=2.65     Mt=5.5
2       M=2.58     Mt=5.3
3       M=2.60     Mt=5.3
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa DM = + 1       M=6.71      Mt=6.3
2       M=6.08      Mt=5.6
3       M=5.62      Mt=5.1
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a DM = + 1       M=1.32      Mt=6.3
2       M= .87      Mt=5.9
3       M= .51      Mt=5.5
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a r = +.00 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa r = -.11 p < .01 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a r = -.10 p < .01 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a tc = +.00 ns O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa tc = -.08 p < .01 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a tc = -.07 p < .01 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a Beta = +.00 ns ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa Beta = -.11 p < .01 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a Beta = -.08 p < .05 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income