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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
daily personal contacts
Our Classification
Operationalization
Single question:
" On a average day, how many people who mean somthing to you personally, do you interact with ?"
1: not one every day
2: 1 a day
3: 2 a day
4: 3 a day
5: 4 or more

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-AOL-m-sq-v-5-a r = +.20 women:
1: Mt=6.91
2: Mt=7.43
3: Mt=7.64
4: Mt=7.98
5: Mt=8.20
A-AOL-m-sq-v-5-a r = +.19 p < .00 men:
1: Mt=7.06
2: Mt=7.41
3: Mt=7.74
4: Mt=8.06
5: Mt=8.20
O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-e r = +.22 p < .00 women:
1: Mt=6.53
2: Mt=7.01
3: Mt=7.39
4: Mt=7.78
5: Mt=8.03
O-SLu-c-sq-v-5-e r = +.22 p < .00 men:
1: Mt=6.56
2: Mt=6.90
3: Mt=7.35
4: Mt=7.74
5: Mt=7.93
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ha r = +.19 women:
1: Mt=6.26
2: Mt=6.86
3: Mt=6.96
4: Mt=7.38
5: Mt=7.51
O-HL-c-sq-v-5-ha r = +.19 p < .00 men:
1: Mt=6.23
2: Mt=6.71
3: Mt=6.90
4: Mt=7.20
5: Mt=7.36