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Correlational findings

Study Akee et al. (2018): study CN 2008

Public:
18 to 60 age, working age urban population, China, 2008
Survey name:
CN-China General Social Survey
Sample:
Respondents:
N = 1486
Non Response:
Assessment:
Interview: face-to-face

Correlate

Authors's Label
Education
Our Classification
Distribution
1: 5%, 2: 32%, 3: 18%, 4: 20%, 5: 25%
Operationalization
1: Primary School
2: Junior High School
3: Senior High School
4: Technical School
5: College and above

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-g-sq-v-5-ja b = -.06 ns Primary School b (-,0093) O-HL-g-sq-v-5-ja b = +.40 ns Junior High School O-HL-g-sq-v-5-ja b = +.51 p < .05 Senior high school O-HL-g-sq-v-5-ja b = +.57 p < .05 Technical School O-HL-g-sq-v-5-ja b = +.67 p < .05 College and above

b controled for:
- Gender
- Age
- Living situation
  - married
  - household size
  - number of children below age 18
  - house owner
- Social position in China
  - hukou status
  - party member
- Employment situation
  - work in state owned enteroprise
  - tenure
- cohort and year fixed effects

Similar results in instrumental variable  analysis and ordered probit analysis