Correlational findings

Study Cunado & Pérez de Gracia (2012): study ES Galicia 2008

15+ aged, general public, Galicia, 2008
Survey name
EU-ESS 4: 2008
N = 499
Non Response
Interview: face-to-face


Authors's Label
Education and education squared
Our Classification
Related specification variables
Selfreport on single question, text not reported.
Ratings of education levels:
7 Second stage of tertiary
6 First stage of tertiary
5 Post secondary, non-tertiary
4 Upper secondary
3 Lower secondary or lower stage of basic
2 Primary or first stage of basic
1 Not completed primary education

Observed Relation with Happiness

Happiness Measure Statistics Elaboration / Remarks O-HL-u-sq-n-10-i OLRC = Education O-HL-u-sq-n-10-i OLRC = Education squared

OLRC's controlled for:
- age and age squared
- gender
- employment
- marital status
- radio listening
- newspaper reading
- internet use
- time watching tv

Unaffected by additional control for:
- self-perceived health
- gender
- employment
O-HL-u-sq-n-10-i OLRC =                OLRC
Low income     +.18(05)
High income    +.08(ns)

Income levels not reported