# Correlational findings

## Study Ventegodt (1995): study DK 1993

Public:
18-88 aged, general public, Denmark, 1993
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1494
Non Response:
39%
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper
Mailed questionnaire

## Correlate

Authors's label
number of health problems
Our Classification
Operationalization
Number of health problems
1a: 0
2a: 1-2
3a: 3-4
4a: 5-6
5a: 7-8
6a: 9-10
7a: 11-12
8a: > 12
Number of severe health problems:
1b: 0
2b: 1
3b: 2
4b: 3
5b: 4
6b: 5
7b: 6
8b: 7

## Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-AOL-m-sq-v-5-a = -   1a: Mt=9.03   1b: Mt=9.03
2a: Mt=8.33   2b: Mt=7.51
3a: Mt=7.80   3b: Mt=6.78
4a: Mt=7.19   4b: Mt=5.89
5a: Mt=6.75   5b: Mt=4.44
6a: Mt=5.81   6b: Mt=4.78
7a: Mt=4.85   7b: Mt=4.16
8a: Mt=2.50   8b: Mt=3.13
All Mt=7.78   All Mt=7.23
A-AOL-m-sq-v-5-a = -.38 p < .00 health problems A-AOL-m-sq-v-5-a = -.54 p < .00 severe health problems O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-e = -   1a: Mt=8.63   1b: Mt=8.63
2a: Mt=7.91   2b: Mt=7.09
3a: Mt=7.53   3b: Mt=6.98
4a: Mt=6.83   4b: Mt=6.34
5a: Mt=6.60   5b: Mt=4.34
6a: Mt=5.54   6b: Mt=5.50
7a: Mt=4.70   7b: Mt=4.59
8a: Mt=2.50   8b: Mt=3.75
All a Mt=7.44  All  Mt=7.08
O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-e = -.35 p < .00 health problems O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-e = -.44 p < .00 severe health problems O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ha = -   1a: Mt=7.56   1b: Mt=7.56
2a: Mt=7.31   2b: Mt=6.70
3a: Mt=7.00   3b: Mt=6.64
4a: Mt=6.60   4b: Mt=6.11
5a: Mt=6.09   5b: Mt=4.60
6a: Mt=5.81   6b: Mt=5.91
7a: Mt=5.74   7b: Mt=5.63
8a: Mt=2.50   8b: Mt=3.75
All a Mt=6.94  All  Mt=6.64
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ha = -.25 p < .00 health problems O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ha = -.31 p < .00 severe health problems