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Correlational findings

Study Goswami (2014): study GB 2011

Public
10-15 aged, schoolchildren, United Kingdom, 2011
Survey name
Unnamed study
Sample
Respondents
N = 2400
Non Response
Assessment
Interview: computer assisted (CAPI)

Correlate

Authors's Label
Year group
Our Classification
Distribution
b: 45%, c:28%
Operationalization
a year group 6 (last year in primary school, 1age 10-11) (reference)
b year group 8 (secondary school, age 12-13)
c year group 10 (secondary school, age 14-15)

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks M-CO-u-mq-v-5-a r = +.01 ns year group 8 (vs 6) M-CO-u-mq-v-5-a Beta = -.17 p < .00 M-CO-u-mq-v-5-a r = -.15 p < .00 year group 10 (vs 6) M-CO-u-mq-v-5-a Beta = -.24 p < .00 Beta's controled for
- gender
- disability
- learning difficulties
- ethnic background
- country of birth
- religion
- family

Beta's slightly reduced after additional control for personality.