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Correlational findings

Study Heukamp & Arino (2011): study ZZ World samples 1981

Public:
18+ aged general public, 64 countries, 1981-2004
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 114281
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
Life expectation
Our Classification
Operationalization
Life expectancy at birth in the country where one lives

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a b = +.07 p < .000 Individual happiness by average life-expectancy in nation

B controlled for:
- GDP growth
- inflation
- population of country
- infant mortality
- natality rate
- quality of government
- corruption
- suicide rate
- number of legal abortions
- share of GDP that a country spends on health
- dominant religious faiths in a given country
- latitude