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
Surgical intervention in the first year of life
Our Classification
Surgical patients only
N all:653,   a:0,1%,   b:6,5%,   c:0,4%,   d:0,8%,   e:0,3%,   f:0,6%,   g:0,6%,   h:1,1%,   i:0,9%,    j:3,6%,   k:0,1%
Surgical intervention in the first year of life as reported in medical file
a: fracture of the extremities
b: other fracture
c: acute abdomen, operated upon
d: acute abdomen, not operated upon
e: anus: fissure/stenosis/varices
f: phimosis manipulation
g: hydrocele testes and similar
h: umbilical hernia
i: inguinal hernia
j: other operations (paracentese among others)
k: other

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-AOL-m-sq-v-5-a DMt = ± a: Mt=7.31
b: Mt=7.68
c: Mt=7.29
d: Mt=7.96
e: Mt=7.79
f: Mt=6.50
g: Mt=7.65
h: Mt=7.31
i: Mt=7.50
j: Mt=7.86
k: Mt=8.14
O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-e DMt = ± a: Mt=8.00
b: Mt=7.49
c: Mt=7.64
d: Mt=7.28
e: Mt=6.81
f: Mt=7.11
g: Mt=7.68
h: Mt=7.19
i: Mt=7.76
j: Mt=7.49
k: Mt=5.50
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ha DMt = ± a: Mt=6.50
b: Mt=7.09
c: Mt=7.64
d: Mt=6.69
e: Mt=6.81
f: Mt=6.64
g: Mt=6.88
h: Mt=6.73
i: Mt=7.05
j: Mt=6.98
k: Mt=5.00