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Correlational findings

Study Blaauw & Pretorius (2013): study ZA 2008

Public:
20+ aged general public, South Africa, 2008
Survey name:
US-National Income Dynamics Study (NIDS) 2008
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 13792
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's label
Children
Our Classification
Distribution
1=35,6% 0=64%
Operationalization
1: One or more children
0: No children

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-n b = +,04 p < .00 b controlled for:
-Personal characteristics:
  - Ethnicity
  - Gender
  - Marital status
  - BMI
  - Obese
  - Education
  - Religion important
- Regional characteristics:
  - Urban-rural
  - Income per capita
  - Province in South Africa