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Correlational findings

Study Easterlin & Plagnol (2008): study DE West Germany 1984 /1

Public:
16+ aged, general public, West Germany, followed 1-21 years, Germany, 1984-2004
Survey name:
DE-SOEP
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 205410
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
Trend in era
Our Classification
Operationalization
T1: Happiness in West-Germany in 1984
T2: Happiness in West-Germant in 2004

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d b = -.47 AVERAGE T2 happiness by AVERAGE T1 happiness O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-d b = -1.2 CHANGE in happiness over 21 year period ONLY for persons who were followed 21 years.

B's not controlled