# Correlational findings

## Study Ventegodt (1997): study DK 1993

Public
31-33 aged, born at the university hospital, Denmark, 1993
Sample
Respondents
N = 4626
Non Response
36%
Assessment
Questionnaire: Paper & Pencil Interview (PAPI)
Data were taken from the medical files of mothers and their babies

## Correlate

Authors's Label
Change of weight shortly after birth
Our Classification
Distribution
N all:4272,   1:3,4%,   2:12,3%,   3:28,2%,   4:17,4%,   5:28,7%,   6:6,3%,   7:3,4%,   8:0,3%
Operationalization
Change of weight from day 1 to day 5 as reported in medical file
1: under 300 g
2: -300 - -200 g
3: -200 - -100 g
4: -100 - -50 g
5: -50 - 50 g
6: 50 - 100 g
7: 100 - 200 g
8: 200 - 300 g

## Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-AOL-m-sq-v-5-a = ± 1: Mt=7.99
2: Mt=7.76
3: Mt=7.71
4: Mt=7.71
5: Mt=7.76
6: Mt=7.51
7: Mt=7.83
8: Mt=7.50
A-AOL-m-sq-v-5-a = -.01 p < .3921 O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-e = ± 1: Mt=7.58
2: Mt=7.46
3: Mt=7.33
4: Mt=7.49
5: Mt=7.39
6: Mt=7.30
7: Mt=7.68
8: Mt=7.28
O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-e = -.00 p < .9548 O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ha = ± 1: Mt=7.26
2: Mt=7.05
3: Mt=6.96
4: Mt=7.03
5: Mt=7.03
6: Mt=6.94
7: Mt=7.18
8: Mt=7.05
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ha = -.00 p < .8643