Correlational findings

Study Okulicz-Kozaryn (2010a): study ZZ World samples 1999

18+ aged, general public, 70 nations, 1999-2008,
Survey name:
INT-WorldValuesSurvey 4
N = 36460
Non Response:
Interview: face-to-face


Authors's label
Time with people at church
Our Classification
self-report on single question: I’m going to ask how often you do certain things. For each activity,would you say you do them every week or nearly every week; once or twice a month; only a few times a year; or not at all? Spend time with people at your church, mosque or synagogue.
1 Not at all
2 Only a few times a year
3 Once or twice a month
4 Weekly

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-a b = +.06 p < .001 controlled for:
- Religion
   -Belong to religious organization
   -Religion important in life
   -Believe in God
   -God important in life
   -Attend religious services
   -Belong to religious denomination
-institutional quality index (KKZ)
-Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
-Inflation and Unemployment (Misery Index)
-Life expectancy