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Correlational findings

Study Kavetsos & Koutroumpis (2011): study ZZ EU28 2005

Public:
15+ aged general public, 29 EU countries, 2005- 2008
Survey name:
EU-Eurobarometer combined waves
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 28000
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: telephone (CATI)

Correlate

Authors's label
Age
Our Classification
Distribution
47
Operationalization
a. age in years
b. age squared/100

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Special Research Type Elaboration / Remarks O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b b = -.02 p < .01 none a. age in years O-SLL-u-sq-v-4-b b = + p < .01 none b. age squared

bs controlled for
- Nation characteristics:
  - log GDP per capita
  - Year effects
  - Country effects
- Community characteristics:
  - Community size
- Personal characteristics:
  - home access to:
    - Fixed phone
    - Mobile phone
    - TV
    - TV with DVD
    - CD
    - PC without Internet
    - PC with Internet
  - Male
  - Marital status
  - Employement status
  - Education level
  - Financial situation