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Correlational findings

Study Kaliterna Lipovcan & Prizmic-Larsen (2016): study HR 2008

Public:
18+ aged happy and unhappy people, Croatia, 2008
Survey name:
Unnamed study
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 800
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face
The respondents were told that responses were anonymous

Correlate

Authors's Label
Trust in people
Our Classification
Operationalization
Selfreport on single question: Would you say that most people could be trusted?
Rated:
0 cannot be trusted
.
.
.
10 could be completely trusted

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks M-FH-g-sq-n-11-a DM = +               trust in people
Happy      M = 5.0    SD = 2.59
Unhappy    M = 3.5    SD = 2.09
-Difference  + 1.5
M-FH-g-sq-n-11-a = +.09 p < .001 Eta-squared controlled for:
- gender
- age
- education level
- per capita household income
M-FH-g-sq-n-11-a d = 0.64