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Correlational findings

Study Brorsson et al. (1993): study SE 1991

Public:
18-84 aged, general public, Sweden,1991
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 2366
Non Response:
39%
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper
With telephone follow-up of non-responders.

Correlate

Authors's label
sexe in agegroups
Our Classification
Operationalization
1: males
0: females

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks A-AB-cw-mq-v-4-a DM = - age 18-19
males       -3.7
females     +3.2
-difference -6.9
A-AB-cw-mq-v-4-a DM = - age 20-24
males       +2.0
females     +4.0
-difference -2.0
A-AB-cw-mq-v-4-a DM = - age 25-54
males       +0.5
females     +4.3
-difference -3.8
A-AB-cw-mq-v-4-a DM = - age 55-64
males       +0.0
females     +5.0
-difference -5.0
A-AB-cw-mq-v-4-a DM = - age 65-74
males        -1.2
females     +10.8
-difference -12.0
A-AB-cw-mq-v-4-a DM = - age 75-84
males       +13.7
females     +17.9
-difference  -4.2

Affect Balance computed by WDH team; subtracting average negative affect from average positive affect.