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Correlational findings

Study Casas et al. (2003): study ES Cataluna 1999

Public:
12-16 aged, secondary schools pupils, Catalunya, Spain, 1999
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 968
Non Response:
Assessment:
Questionnaire: paper
Administered to whole group of pupils in classroom settings. Adolescents' regular teacher and one or two researchers were present.

Correlate

Authors's label
Information searching strategies on the Internet
Our Classification
Operationalization
Analysis of the following open-ended question:
"To get information on the internet, do you think you have to plan your search carefully, or is it better to search by chance?"

Obtained answers:
(categories obtained from open answers)
a. to plan
b. by chance
c. both

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SL?-?-sq-?-5-a F = 4,56 p < .01 df = 2,599
Those who tend to plan when searching on the internet obtain higher levels of OLS.