Correlational findings

Study Ventegodt (1995): study DK 1993

18-88 aged, general public, Denmark, 1993
N = 1494
Non Response
Questionnaire: Paper & Pencil Interview (PAPI)
Mailed questionnaire


Authors's Label
kind of employment
Our Classification
Intellectuals (university education)only
N:  a:33,   b:15,   c:54,   d:38,   e:38,   f:36,   g:26,   h:97,   i:90,   j:17,   k:88,   l:30,   m:36,   n:60,   o:11,   p:13
a: engineering and technical(expert level)  
b: science and medicine(expert level)
c: teaching(expert level)
d: social sciences
e: technical(not biological)(intermediate)
f: biological subjects (nursing etc)(interm)
g: teaching(intermediate level)
h: sales,finance, business service and
   administration(intermediate level)
i: internal office work
j: with customer service
k: employment in service
l: employment in sales
m: raw material and building trades,
n: metal and machine work, engineering trade
o: precision trades (typography),
p: other engineering trades

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-AOL-m-sq-v-5-a DMt = a: Mt=7.13
b: Mt=7.66
c: Mt=7.78
d: Mt=7.36
e: Mt=7.44
f: Mt=7.71
g: Mt=7.79
h: Mt=7.89
i: Mt=7.78
j: Mt=7.65
k: Mt=7.79
l: Mt=8.09
m: Mt=8.26
n: Mt=7.59
o: Mt=7.28
p: Mt=7.50
O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-e DMt = a: Mt=7.58
b: Mt=7.84
c: Mt=7.83
d: Mt=7.70
e: Mt=6.65
f: Mt=6.66
g: Mt=7.21
h: Mt=7.65
i: Mt=7.23
j: Mt=6.91
k: Mt=7.61
l: Mt=7.59
m: Mt=7.78
n: Mt=7.16
o: Mt=7.05
p: Mt=8.08
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ha DMt = a: Mt=7.05
b: Mt=6.66
c: Mt=7.09
d: Mt=6.78
e: Mt=6.58
f: Mt=6.95
g: Mt=6.54
h: Mt=7.14
i: Mt=6.95
j: Mt=6.32
k: Mt=7.21
l: Mt=7.25
m: Mt=6.80
n: Mt=6.75
o: Mt=6.59
p: Mt=7.11