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Correlational findings

Study Ventegodt (1996): study DK 1993

Public
31-33 aged, Denmark 1993, born in University Hospital in Copenhagen
Sample
Respondents
N = 4611
Non Response
39%
Assessment
Questionnaire: paper
Mailed questionnaire

Correlate

Authors's Label
having children
Our Classification
Distribution
N: All:4585;   %:1:31,0;   2:0,2;   3:3,3;   4:5,5;   5:60,0
Operationalization
Single question:
"Do you have children ?"
1: no children
2: only adopted children
3: only partner's children
4: biological children and partner's children
5: only biological children

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-AOL-m-sq-v-5-a = 1: Mt=7.61
2: Mt=8.34
3: Mt=8.11
4: Mt=7.63
5: Mt=7.80
O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-e = 1: Mt=7.21
2: Mt=7.78
3: Mt=7.75
4: Mt=7.48
5: Mt=7.51
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ha = 1: Mt=6.71
2: Mt=6.56
3: Mt=7.55
4: Mt=7.26
5: Mt=7.13