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Correlational findings

Study Tammes (2007): study NL 1979

Public:
16+ aged, general public, The Netherlands, 2007
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 21929
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
CAPI since 1998

Correlate

Authors's label
Leeftijd
Our Classification
Operationalization
1: 16-29
2: 30-44
3: 45-59
4: 60-74

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLL-c-sq-v-5-d D% = 1: 16-29: M = 4,1
2: 30-44: M = 4,0
3: 45-59  M = 3,7
4: 60-74  M = 4,2

%(very) happy
Minimum around age 45-59 for men and women.
Women happier than men in the first part of their lives, but less happy in the second part.