Correlational findings

Study Inglehart et al. (2008): study ZZ 1981

18+ aged, general public, 52 nations, 1981-2007
N = 72000
Non Response
Interview: face-to-face


Authors's Label
(Change in) National pride
Our Classification
Data: World Values Surveys. 52 nations involved in at least two waves between 1981 and 2007, AT LEAST 10 YEARS APART. Cases weighted for number of years between first and last survey; so countries for which the full 26-year time series was available have 2,6 times the weight of countries with a 10-year series. T1 = first survey T2 = last survey
not reported.
Selfreport on single question:
"How proud are you to be (country's nationality)?"
-very proud
-quite proud
-not very proud
-not at all proud

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-Sum-*-mq-nvt-21-c b = +.03 ns T1-T2 CHANGE in happiness by T1 average national pride at T1.

Change in happiness measured controling T2 by T1
B  further controlled for:
-T1 GDP per capita
-T1 democracy
-T1 religiosity
-T1 tolerance of outgroups
-T1 sense of free choice
O-HL-u-sq-v-4-b b = +.03 ns T2-T1CHANGE in average happiness by T1-T2 CHANGE in average national pride in 42 nations O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a b = +.05 ns O-Sum-*-mq-nvt-21-c b = +.14 ns Change in happiness and national pride measured controling t2 by T1
B's further controlled for T1-T2  CHANGE in:
- GDP per capita
- religiosity
- democracy
- tolerance of outgroups
- sense of free choice