Correlational findings

Study Ventegodt (1997): study DK 1993

31-33 aged, born at the university hospital, Denmark, 1993
N = 4626
Non Response
Questionnaire: Paper & Pencil Interview (PAPI)
Data were taken from the medical files of mothers and their babies


Authors's Label
Manner of delivery when born
Our Classification
N all:4380,   1: 40.3%,   2a:1,0%,   2b:6,5%,   2c:3,3%,   2d:7,4%,   2e:25,8%,   2f:4,8%,   2g:2,2%,   2h:18,1%,   2i:1,3%
Manner of delivery when born as reported in medical file
1:  normal or spontaneos birth
2:  abnormal birth
    2a: assistance to birth by someone pushing from above
    2b: forceps/vacuum extraction
    2c: incomplete fetal extraction
    2d: caesarian section
    2e: episiotomy
    2f: ruptured perinum
    2g: manual removal of placenta or catyledon
    2h: other manner of birth (e.g.oxytocia or rupture of the membrane)
    2i: other intervention

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-AOL-m-sq-v-5-a DMt = - 1:  Mt=7,77
2:  Mt=7.68
2a: Mt=7.44
2b: Mt=7.71
2c: Mt=7.66
2d: Mt=7.96
2e: Mt=7.65
2f: Mt=7.59
2g: Mt=7.45
2h: Mt=7.71
2i: Mt=7.09
O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-e DMt = 0 1:  Mt=7.38
2:  Mt=7.38
2a: Mt=6.96
2b: Mt=7.36
2c: Mt=7.49
2d: Mt=7.66
2e: Mt=7.41
2f: Mt=7.15
2g: Mt=7.26
2h: Mt=7.33
2i: Mt=7.28
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ha DMt = + 1:  Mt=6.99
2:  Mt=7.01
2a: Mt=6.61
2b: Mt=6.93
2c: Mt=6.99
2d: Mt=7.26
2e: Mt=7.00
2f: Mt=6.94
2g: Mt=7.08
2h: Mt=6.99
2i: Mt=7.09