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Correlational findings

Study Veenhoven (1996c): study ZZ 1990

Public:
Adults, general public, 48 nations, around 1990
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 75000
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's Label
% inhabitants undernourished
Our Classification
Remarks
Data: Kurian's New book of world rankings (1992), New York, Table 192
Operationalization
%  inhabitants with nourishment below 2500 cal per day

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks Y-LH-l-sq-nt-100-a r = -.41 Happy Life Years by % undernourished in 42 nations Y-LH-l-sq-nt-100-a rpc = +.07 rpc controlled for buying power per capita