Correlational findings

Study TerBogt et al. (2003): study NL 2001

11-15 aged schoolchildren, the Netherlands, 2001
N = 7556
Non Response:
Questionnaire: paper
Questionnaire completed in class In addition to the HBSC questionnaire, the Youth self report was added: a list to register problem behaviour among children. In the version of the primary schools no questions were asked about sexuality and use of cannabis. An instruction was added for the teacher and an absence list.


Authors's label
Our Classification
1 Allochthone: If the child or one of the parents was born in Morocco, Turkey, Netherlands Antilles, or another non-industriaized country. If both parents were born in another country, the nationality of the father was used to detemine the etnicity.
0 Autochtone: other

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks C-BW-c-sq-l-11-a OR = 0,82 ns Chance of being happy (score 7 or higher) for allochthones

OR controlled for :
- age
- gender

OR reversed, paper reported chance of being Unhappy