Correlational findings

Study Ventegodt (1997): study DK 1993

31-33 aged, born at the university hospital, Denmark, 1993
N = 4626
Non Response:
Questionnaire: paper
Data were taken from the medical files of mothers and their babies


Authors's label
Mother's complications during pregnancy
Our Classification
Mother's complications during pregnancy as reported in medical file
1: no complications
2: one of the following complications:
   2b: laparotomy
   2c: other operations with anesthesia
   2d: hydrorrhea
   2e: amniotoic fluid
   2f: hypertension
   2g: proteinurea
   2h: preeclamsia 1st degree
   2i: preeclamsia mild degree
   2j: anemia
   2k: other

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-AOL-m-sq-v-5-a DMt = 0 1:  Mt=7.71    
2:  Mt=7.71
2b: Mt=7.71
2c: Mt=6.88
2d: Mt=7.69
2e: Mt=8.19
2f: Mt=7.69
2g: Mt=7.93
2h: Mt=7.79
2i: Mt=7.60
2j: Mt=7.75
2k: Mt=8.29
A-AOL-m-sq-v-5-a G = +.18 p < .465 O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-e DMt = + 1:  Mt=7.40       
2:  Mt=7.43
2b: Mt=7.40
2c: Mt=7.13
2d: Mt=7.79
2e: Mt=7.68
2f: Mt=7.41
2g: Mt=7.56
2h: Mt=7.49
2i: Mt=7.70
2j: Mt=7.38
2k: Mt=8.16
O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-e G = +.03 p < .287 O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ha DMt = 0 1:  Mt=7.00    
2:  Mt=7,00
2b: Mt=7.29
2c: Mt=6.38
2d: Mt=6.64
2e: Mt=7.59
2f: Mt=6.99
2g: Mt=7.10
2h: Mt=7.11
2i: Mt=7.30
2j: Mt=7.00
2k: Mt=8.03
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ha G = +.10 p < .665