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Correlational findings

Study Lönnqvist & Itkonen (2014): study FI 2012

Public:
18+ aged, students, Finland
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 4701
Non Response:
Assessment:
Questionnaire: web

Correlate

Authors's label
Perceived agreeableness of compatriots
Our Classification
Operationalization
Perception of agreeableness of fellow countrymen reported in 6 bi-polar items:
a 'Trusting, gullible, naïve' vs. 'Suspicious, skeptical, cynical'
b 'Craftly, sly, manipulitive' vs. 'Frank, sincere, straightforward'
c 'Generous, giving, considerate' vs. 'Selfish, stingy, greedy'
d 'Aggressive, competetive, stubborn' vs. Compliant, cooperative, docile'
e 'Modest, humble, self-effacing' vs. 'Arrogrant, conceited'
f 'Ruthless, hard-headed, unsentimental' vs. 'Sympathetic, humanitarian'
5-point ratings thwards one or the other end of the scale.

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-n-11-a Beta = -.03 p < .05 O-HL-u-sq-v-4-a Beta = -.03 p < .05 Beta's controlled for:
- age
- gender
- number of Facebook friends
- extraversion
- emotional stability
- openness to experience
- conscientiousness