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Correlational findings

Study Winkelmann (2006): study DE 2000

Public:
16-18 aged, Germany, 2000-2001
Survey name:
DE-SOEP 2000
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 640
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
Family structure
Our Classification
Operationalization
0 intact family = living with both parents
1 non-intact family = living with mother only, father only or non of the parents.

2) non-intact years: proportion of non-intact yearst among the first 15 years of lie in percent.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-c-sq-n-11-a = Probability of living  in broken home or not at different levels of happiness.

   Intact Non-intact Difference
   Family Family
0  ?      ?            -
1  -      -            -
2  ?      ?            -
3  -      -            -
4  ?      ?            -
5  .08    .11          +.03
6  .07    .09          +.02
7  .21    .25          +.04
8  .33    .31          -.02
9  .19    .15          -.04
10 .10    .06          -.04

(author can you please provide figures?)
O-HL-c-sq-n-11-a OPRC = - p < .01 OPRC ( -0,258),CI95=[-0,45 -0,06] O-HL-c-sq-n-11-a OPRC = - ns OPRC (-0,195) CI95=[-0,50 0,11]controlled for non-intact years. O-HL-c-sq-n-11-a OPRC = - ns OPRC ( -0,166),CI95=[-0,39 0,02] additionally controlled for :
- non-intact family
- having an own room
- being a single child
(not for non-intact years)
probit result=
O-HL-c-sq-n-11-a = additionally controlled for:
-gender
-German nationality
-Territory of West Germany
-Being in school
-Engaged in vocational training
-work
-lives at home
-region of childhood (mid-sized city,small-city, rural area)
probit result= -0,170
CI95=[-0,38  0,04]
O-HL-c-sq-n-11-a = additionally controlled for
-type of school(hauptschule, realschule, gymnasium)
-good student
-repeat a grade
-education of parents(father gymnasium, mother gymnasium)
-log number of books in the household
probit result= -0,139
CI95=[-0,35 0,08]
O-HL-c-sq-n-11-a = Effect of non-intact years also controlled for non-intact family.
probit result= -0,001
CI95=[-0,01 0,00]