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Correlational findings

Study Oosterhof (2008): study NL 2005

Public:
12+ aged, general public, The Netherlands, 2005
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 2204
Non Response:
11%
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper
And content analysis of diaries.

Correlate

Authors's label
Gender
Our Classification
Operationalization
0 Females (reference category)
1 Males

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HP-u-sq-v-5-a D% = ns              Males   Females
Very happy    24%       25%
Happy         68%       67%
Not happy      8%        8%
O-HP-u-sq-v-5-a OR = -       UNHAPPY (vs happy)  VERY HAPPY (vs happy)
      observed controlled  observed  controlled
Males   1,02    1,32       0,96       0,95
Females 1       1          1          1

Control variables are:
- education
- situation
- family stage
- urban living environment
- self reported health
- self reported stress