# Correlational findings

## Study Timmermans (1997): study RU 1991

Public:
18+ aged, general public, Russia, 1990
Survey name:
WorldValuesSurvey 2
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1961
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
Structured interview

## Correlate

Authors's label
Perceived fate control (
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single question: "How much freedom of choice and control do you feel you have over the way your life turns out?" rated on a 10-point numerical scale ranging from 'none at all' to 'a great deal'.

## Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = + 1       M=2.20      Mt=4.0
2       M=2.09      Mt=3.6
3       M=2.29      Mt=4.3
4       M=2.49      Mt=5.0
5       M=2.43      Mt=4.8
6       M=2.52      Mt=5.1
7       M=2.66      Mt=5.5
8       M=2.78      Mt=5.9
9       M=2.75      Mt=5.8
10      M=2.65      Mt=5.5
O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = + 1       M=4.12      Mt=3.5
2       M=3.60      Mt=2.9
3       M=4.30      Mt=3.7
4       M=4.67      Mt=4.1
5       M=4.99      Mt=4.4
6       M=5.34      Mt=4.8
7       M=5.67      Mt=5.2
8       M=6.14      Mt=5.7
9       M=6.47      Mt=6.1
10      M=6.43      Mt=6.0
A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = 1       M=-.70      Mt=4.3
2       M=-.93      Mt=4.1
3       M=-.28      Mt=4.7
4       M=-.16      Mt=4.8
5       M= .10      Mt=5.1
6       M= .49      Mt=5.5
7       M= .56      Mt=5.6
8       M= .85      Mt=5.8
9       M= .67      Mt=5.7
10      M=1.03      Mt=6.0
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.24 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.33 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.26 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.20 p < .001 O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.28 p < .001 A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.19 p < .001 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a = +.23 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-aa = +.36 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income A-BB-cm-mq-v-2-a = +.25 p < .001 ß controlled for sex, age, and household income