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Correlational findings

Study Rehdanz & Maddison (2009): study XZ Germany West 1994

Public:
Adults, general public, West-Germany, 1994-2004
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 23014
Non Response:
na
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
Year house was built
Our Classification
Operationalization
Self report of vintage class:
1 Before 1919
2 1919-1948
3 1949-1971
4 1972-1980
5 1981-1990
6 1991 or later

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d OPRC = - p < .01 OPRC (-.0160) controled for:
- affected by noise and air pollution
- socio-economic characteristics
- demographic characteristics
- housing characteristics
- residential characteristics

OPRC's cannot be interpreted as an absolute effect size. OPRC means only that living in a newer house goes with less happiness