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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
Education
Our Classification
Remarks
Others had some schooling, not coded.
Distribution
2=5,49% 1=17,33% 0=12,89%
Operationalization
2: More than 12 years
1: 12 years
0: No schooling

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-SLW-c-sq-n-10-n b = +.05 p < .000 b controlled for:
- Personal characteristics:
  - Ethnicity
  - Gender
  - Marital status
  - Having children
  - Religion important
- Regional characteristics:
  - Urban-rural
  - Income per capita
  - Province in South Africa